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U.N. ENVOY WARNS VIOLENCE MAY FORCE DIPLOMATS OUT OF SOMALIA.

The top United Nations envoy to Somalia warned Tuesday that the U.N. and other foreign diplomats may have to withdraw from the war-ravaged nation if they continue to be attacked. He spoke the same day that two Al-Shabab gunmen killed a Somali legislator as he left his home in Mogadishu, marking the second fatal attack on a member of parliament in […]

April 23rd, 2014 | Posted in English News | Read More »

Burundi President Visits Somalia and addresses AMISOM troops.

PRESS RELEASE (For Immediate Release) Burundi President Visits Somalia and addresses AMISOM troops. Mogadishu 22nd April: Burundi President, His Excellency Pierre Nkurunziza, today made a historic visit to Somalia to check on his forces serving under the African Union peacekeeping mission as well as pay a courtesy call to Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mahamud. During […]

April 23rd, 2014 | Posted in English News | Read More »

Somali President: “Saudi Arabia has been a constant friend to Somalia throughout the years of trouble.”

Somali President: “Saudi Arabia has been a constant friend to Somalia throughout the years of trouble.” His Excellency President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud today welcomed the new Ambassador from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to Somalia and said, “Saudi Arabia has been a constant friend to Somalia throughout the years of trouble.” His Excellency Garam Bin […]

April 19th, 2014 | Posted in English News | Read More »

Somali Prime Minister addresses soldiers at military training camp in Kismayo

Thursday, 17 April 2014 Somali Prime Minister addresses soldiers at military training camp in Kismayo The Prime Minister of the Somali Federal Government His Excellency Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed toured a military training camp in Kismayo on Wednesday April 16th where new recruits of the Interim Jubba Administration are in training and offered them words of […]

April 17th, 2014 | Posted in English News | Read More »

President Hassan “I congratulate the SNA on its successes during ongoing operations against Al-Shabaab and the 54th anniversary of its inauguration.”

President Hassan “I congratulate the SNA on its successes during ongoing operations against Al-Shabaab and the 54th anniversary of its inauguration.” Mogadishu, 12 April 2014 – H.E. Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, the President of the Federal Republic of Somalia today attended a ceremony marking the 54th anniversary of the creation of Somali National Army (SNA). “I […]

April 12th, 2014 | Posted in English News | Read More »

Kenya releases Somali National Team member after two nights in Jail

Somali Football Federation has lauded for the release of the Ocean stars U-20 squad member Sadiq Abdulqader Mahmoud who was freed over night on Friday after spending two nights in Kenyan detention. The unconditional release of the U-20 International comes after marathon efforts to ensure his freedom back since Thursday morning. The Ocean stars striker, Sadiq Abdulqader Mahmoud […]

April 12th, 2014 | Posted in English News | Read More »

His Excellency Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed sends his condolences to the two victims and their families of a fatal shooting in Galka’yo.

His Excellency Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed sends his condolences to the two victims and their families of a fatal shooting in Galka’yo. “I am greatly saddened to hear the news regarding the deaths of two UN officials. I wish to convey my heartfelt sympathies to the victims and their families.” Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh […]

April 8th, 2014 | Posted in English News | Read More »

Arab leaders must rise to regional challenges, President declares as Arab Summit opens in Kuwait.

24 March 2014 Mogadishu Arab leaders must rise to regional challenges, President declares as Arab Summit opens in Kuwait His Excellency President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud today arrived in Kuwait City for the Arab League summit. The President said: “Arab nations need to rise to the challenges that collectively face us. We lag behind in terms […]

March 25th, 2014 | Posted in English News | Read More »

United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM)

  United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM)     Statement to the 425th meeting of the African Union Peace and Security Council by Ambassador Nicholas Kay, Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG) for Somalia  Addis Ababa 24 March 2014       Mogadishu/Addis Ababa, 24 March 2014 – The Special Representative of the […]

March 25th, 2014 | Posted in English News | Read More »

Prime Minister condemns brutal murder of Lower Shabelle elders by Al-Shabaab

24 March 2014 Prime Minister condemns brutal murder of Lower Shabelle elders by Al-Shabaab His Excellency Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed, today condemned the brutal murder of eight elders from Lower Shabelle. Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed, said: “I send my personal condolences to the families and communities of the elders brutally murdered by terrorists. […]

March 24th, 2014 | Posted in English News | Read More »

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