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- Southwest State Leader Meets With House Speaker in Mogadishu[Shabelle] Southwest State president Abdiaziz Lafta-Garen has held a meeting with the speaker of the Lower House Sheikh Aden Madobe in Mogadishu on Tuesday night.
- UN Refugee Agency Appeals for Urgent Support to Help Somalia[Shabelle] The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) appealed for 42.6 million US dollars in aid to help millions that have been affected by the drought in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia.
- Roble Hands Over the Reigns to New PM Hamza[Shabelle] Hamza Abdi Barre, Prime Minister of Somalia has on Tuesday took the reigns from Mohamed Hussein Roble at a colorful event held in a heavily fortified tent.
- Raila Promises IDs to Garissa Youths, End to Extra-Judicial Killings[Shabelle] Azimio presidential candidate Raila Odinga has promised to facilitate the issuance of National Identification cards to the youths of Garissa as he woos the region ahead of the August polls.
- Police Conduct Operation in Somali Capital[Shabelle] MOGADISHU - Somali security forces in the capital have conducted an operation to deal with the growing robbery acts and insecurity incidents.
- FAO Appeals for U.S.$172 Million to Help Avert Famine and Humanitarian Catastrophe[Shabelle] Rome - With the increasing risk of famine in the Horn of Africa due to severe and prolonged drought conditions, urgent life-saving and livelihood assistance is needed to avert a humanitarian catastrophe, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) warned today.
- Parliament Leadership Meets With Regional MPs[Shabelle] The Speaker of the House of the People of the Federal Government of Somalia, HE Sheikh Adan Mohamed Nur (Madobe), and the Second Deputy of the House of the People, HE Abdullahi Omar Abshirow had a meeting with some of the Member of Parliaments of the Hirshabelle State and Galmudug State, and MP Ali […]
- Somalia's 2022 Election: Implications for the Horn of Africa[Addis Standard] Addis Abeba -- If the late professor Mesfin Woldemarian penned "Somalia: The Problem child of Africa" to defend Derg policies in 1977, it is fitting for a rejoinder to write "Somalia: The Emerging Light of Electoral Democracy." After the election of Hassan Sheikh Mohmoud, many people in the region saw a glimmer of […]
- Somalia Congratulates Djibouti On Its Independence Day[Shabelle] The President of Somalia, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, has sent a message of congratulations to his Djibouti counterpart Ismail Omar Guelleh, on the occasion of the 45th anniversary of independence.
- Three Dead, Several Wounded, Including Journalists in Somalia Blast[Shabelle] A landmine blast occurred on the outskirts of Mataban district in the Hiran region on Monday morning.
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