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Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Somalia concludes a two day long conference about constitution

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Listen Mogadishu, August 31.2015—-The Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Somalia H.E. Omar Sharmarke today concluded a two day long conference attended by the Civil Society from both regional and district level local governments. There were also representatives from the Regional States – Puntland, Galmudug, Jubbaland, South-West, and from Hiran and Middle Shabelle and […]

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Somalia warns of return to piracy

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Listen in northern Somalia, government officials are warning of a revival of piracy, unless foreign nations – and the naval armada patrolling the coast – do more to help create jobs and security ashore, and to combat illegal fishing at sea. At first glance, the ramshackle fishing port of Eyl looked much like it did […]

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Somalia aid crisis ‘critical’: UN

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Listen War-torn Somalia remains in a “critical” state four years after a devastating famine, the U.N. warned on Monday, noting a sharp rise in those needing food aid. “The levels of food insecurity and malnutrition are critical. Humanitarian actors and donors have prevented the situation being a lot worse than it is, but we all […]

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Galmudug police Apprehends six suspected armed men

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Listen Six suspected armed robbers who used to rob passengers using Galkayo-Galinsoor road have been arrested after security operations conducted, Galmudug police says. Galmudug police commissioner, Abdi Jama’a Habeb has told to media that the police has launched strenuous manhunt after unidentified gunmen robbed passengers in the area. “Our soldiers collaborating with local residents have […]

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UAE, Somalia vow to enhance bilateral ties

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Listen Somalia’s President Hassan Shaikh Mahmoud visited the United Arab Emirates on Sunday, discussing ways to strengthen bilateral ties, state news agency WAM reported. The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) army Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan on Sunday received Somalia’s president. Sheikh Mohamed said […]

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Press Release From The Office of The Prime Minister

By   /  August 30, 2015  /  Featured, News, Somalia  /  No Comments

Listen Mogadishu, August 30th 2015 —-A delegation led by the Prime Minister of Federal Republic of Somalia H.E. Omar Abdirashid Sharmarke, and comprising of senior Ministers and other high ranking officials visted this morning Kismayo the capital of Jubbaland State. They were received in the airport by Preisdent of Jubbaland Ahmed Mohamed Islam (Madobe) and […]

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Ugandan Deputy Chief of Defense Forces commends troops in Somalia

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Listen Uganda’s Deputy Chief of Defense Forces (D/CDF) and Inspector General of UPDF Lt Gen. Charles Angina has visited and inspected troops, key installations and grounds of tactical importance to the UPDF troops serving under AMISOM and United Nations Guard Unit in Somalia. He commended the troops for the noble role they are playing alongside […]

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Former PM Farmaajo declares 2016 presidential bid

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Listen Former Prime Minister Mohammed Abdullahi Farmaajo has declared his candidacy for the 2016 presidential elections, making this a probable second shot after losing out in the 2012 poll to current President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud. Speaking to the media in Nairobi, Farmaajo said he was ready to his join the 2016 presidential race vowing to […]

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Growth in higher education can only be meaningful if matched with quality education

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Listen The proliferation of universities in Somalia and particularly Mogadishu over the last few years has raised eyebrows from stakeholders and public at large over the quality of education offered in these institutions. This year’s Times Higher Education ranking of Africa’s 100 most prestigious universities ended without any Somali University. Times Higher Education is a […]

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Somali Govt jubilant at youth tourney organization

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Listen The federal government of Somalia has expressed a feeling of great happiness and triumph over the organization of the yearly youth soccer tournament, which was described by a top ministry of sport official as a ‘sign for peace’ and development. The annually held soccer event which continued from 01-28 August 2015, gathered over 340 […]

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