Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) - As Somalis prepare to welcome the Holy Month of Ramadan, international partners express hope that the basic tenets of reflection, tolerance, forgiveness and reconciliation will usher in a successful summit of the Federal Government and Federal Member State leaders.
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) - Marking the International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action, the United Nations in Somalia highlighted this year's theme of 'Perseverance, Partnership, Progress' in working to eliminate the threat of explosive hazards to Somalis.
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) - The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) is deeply concerned that journalists were today barred from covering the meeting of the leaders of the Federal Government of Somalia and Federal Member States (FMSs) as well as the Governor and Mayor of Mogadishu.
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) - On Friday, the Somali President, Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed "Farmaajo", renewed his call for presidents of regional states to a negotiating meeting to get out of the electoral impasse in the country.
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) - The president of Somali Football Federation, Abdiqani Said Arab, has been co-opted onto the executive committee of the Confederation of African Football (CAF).
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) - The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) welcomes the release of independent journalist Kilwe Adan Farah, who was today pardoned by Puntland President Said Abdullahi Deni.
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) - The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Francisco Madeira, met, today, with the former Presidents Sharif Sheikh Ahmed and Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, President Ahmed Mohamed Islam (Madobe) of Jubaland, President…
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) - International partners welcome the arrival of participants for the summit of the Federal Government of Somalia and Federal Member State leaders, to be held in the protected area of Mogadishu's Aden Adde International Airport, and announced to begin on 22 March 2021. We…
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) - Somali Journalists Syndicate (SJS) condemns the gun shooting incident that resulted the serious injury of Goobjoog Media Group's cameraman, Sharma'arke Abdinur Wehliye by a Somali police officer in Mogadishu on Saturday night 20 March.
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) - The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), has learnt with profound sadness the passing of former President of Somalia, Ali Mahdi Mohamed at a Nairobi hospital in Kenya, on Wednesday 10 March 2021.
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so)- The Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, H.E. Mr. Mohamed Abdirizak Mohamud Abubakar, expressed his deep condolences and his sincere feelings of compassion following the death of the former President of Somalia, Ali Mahdi Mohamed, on Wednesday evening in…
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) – The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia, James Swan, condemned today's attack in which six mortar rounds landed within the perimeter of the Aden Abdulle International Airport in Mogadishu.
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) Concerned Somali youth are now campaigning among the communities and groups to disseminate information on specific issues and influence for positive social change, in a country wreak havocked by clan divisions.
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) – The Head of the AU Mission in Somalia, Francisco Caetano Madeira wishes all female peacekeepers serving on the mission and women across the world, happy commemoration of the International Women's Day, and salutes them for contributing towards the achievement of a peaceful,…
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) – On the occasion of International Women's Day, the United Nations in Somalia commends Somali women for their immense contributions to peace and development in the country and calls for decisive action by Somali leaders to ensure gender equality and full participation of…
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) – On the International Women's Day 2021, the Somali Journalists Syndicate (SJS) calls for an equal opportunity and equal rights for women journalists in Somalia.
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) - It was with grief and immense sadness that AMISOM learnt of the passing away of its first Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission to Somalia and Head of AMISOM, Ambassador Nicolas Bwakira.
New York (Diplomat.so) - The Secretary-General strongly condemns the deadly terrorist attack that took place in Mogadishu yesterday. He extends his profound condolences to the families of the victims and wishes a swift recovery to those injured. He calls for the perpetrators of this attack to be brought…
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) - According to the police spokesperson, at least 10 people were killed and about 30 others were injured this evening as a result of a terrorist bombing of a tricycle cargo rickshaw targeting a "Lul Yemeni" restaurant near the port of Mogadishu.
Mogadishu (Diplomat.so) - The United States Embassy to the Federal Republic of Somalia stated in a news post today that Zahra Mohamed Ahmad was chosen as one of an extraordinary group of women selected to receive the U.S. Secretary of State's annual International Women of Courage Award.