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Election reveals changing face of leadership in Twin Cities suburbs

0 Visits: 8 | Sunday November 10, 2019 - 16:17:56
Aside from the usual challenges of navigating a first-time campaign, Mohamed realized her biggest hurdle was internal: "I needed to rewire my thinking to see my age as my strength." Mohamed, who on Tuesday became the first Somali-American and Muslim on the council, was just one of several younger…

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No cause for alarm as cyclone KYAAR dissipates- FAO

0 Visits: 17 | Saturday November 02, 2019 - 19:22:02
The UN agency said Friday the tropical cyclone will not after all be making headway into Somalia and that it was expected to dissipate by Friday. "The storm which was earlier predicted to affect parts of Somaliland, Puntland and Central Regions of Somalia is not expected to make land fall in Somalia…

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WHO SHOULD BE BLAIMED?

0 Visits: 13 | Saturday November 02, 2019 - 18:58:59
Another year and another flood enforced Beledweyn inhabitants to evacuate the city, leaving behind their business and professional activities, then hosting an open area, in rainy season, with very indeed serious hardship life, no food, no water and no shelter for most of them. The flood solution is…

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Two Shabaab members sentenced to death, DC to life for murder of deputy commissioner

0 Visits: 11 | Wednesday October 30, 2019 - 14:59:29
Sheikh Elmi Awale, the district commissioner of Mahas district in Hiiraan region was handed a life sentence after the court established, he colluded with Al-Shabaab hirelings to kill Rashid Osman Abdi in a car bomb.

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AMISOM and Security partners committed to end the use of improvised explosive devices in Somalia

0 Visits: 23 | Tuesday October 29, 2019 - 15:10:10
The two-day counter-IED seminar supported by the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), the UN Mine Action Service (UNMAS) and the British Army, highlighted the need to build the capacity of Somali security forces to combat the use of IEDs. Ads By Google

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Kenya, Djibouti take UNSC seat rivalry to NAM Summit

0 Visits: 16 | Monday October 28, 2019 - 15:40:14
Despite Kenya securing Africa Union's endorsement as a candidate for the UN Security Council non-permanent seat for the 2021-22 tenure, Djibouti is not relenting on its candidature. The rivalry played out at the just-concluded 18th Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Non-Aligned Movement.…

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Liverpool beats Tottenham to restore six-point lead at top of EPL while Arsenal falls further back

0 Visits: 12 | Monday October 28, 2019 - 15:30:14
Arsenal and Tottenham scored early before all it started to unravel for the north London clubs in the Premier League on Sunday. Arsenal established a two-goal lead over Crystal Palace before capitulating, conceding twice and seeing its captain appearing to storm off in anger in a 2-2 draw. Tottenham…

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FESOJ Condemns the Brief Arrest of Five Journalists in Mogadishu for Covering Demonstration.

0 Visits: 37 | Sunday October 27, 2019 - 17:41:37
Federation of Somali Journalists condemns in the strongest possible terms the brief arbitrary arrests of five journalists covering demonstration by Somali police on Sunday ,27 October 2019 in Mogadishu.

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US warns against Somalia's 'no-cooperation' with Panel of Experts

0 Visits: 15 | Saturday October 26, 2019 - 20:06:24
Briefing the UN Security Council on the situation in Somalia, the US Mission to the UN Senior Policy Advisor Michael Barkin said whereas his country continues to encourage Somalia to cooperate, it would not sit back. "The ongoing refusal of the FGS to engage with the Panel of Experts, and to support…

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Somalia says Shell, Exxon agree to pay $1.7 million for oil blocks lease

0 Visits: 15 | Saturday October 26, 2019 - 19:52:50
"Shell/Exxon Mobil have paid $1.7 million to Somalia as the preliminary rent for 30 years," SONNA reported.

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Kenyan tutors claim recruiters lure them to exploitive labour in Somaliland

0 Visits: 12 | Saturday October 26, 2019 - 19:39:42
It came disguised as a once-in-a-lifetime job opportunity: a teaching job at a prestigious international school in Hargeisa, Somaliland, with a salary of Sh50,000 a month, free air ticket, work visa, meals and accommodation, and paid tuition outside of lessons. "That meant I would be saving nearly…

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SPEECH DELIVERED BY H.E MOHAMED ABDULLAHI MOHAMED AT THE AFRICA-RUSSIA SUMMIT IN SOCHI

0 Visits: 21 | Thursday October 24, 2019 - 22:38:35
Your Excellency Vladamir Putin, President of the Russian Federation, Your Excellency Abdelfatah Al Sisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt and the Chairperson of the African Union Your Excellences, Heads of State and Governments, It is a great honour and privilege to be addressing you all at this…

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Farmaajo heads for Russia-Africa summit as Somalia seeks international investments

0 Visits: 19 | Monday October 21, 2019 - 19:45:37
President Mohamed Farmaajo has left Mogadishu to attend the Russia-Africa Summit schedule for 23-24 October in the resort city of Sochi as Somalia seeks to engage international investors for its reconstruction campaign. Farmaajo will be joining about 46 heads of states and governments from Africa in…

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{Press Statement} :-FESOJ condemns a Journalist detained while covering a demonstration in Jowhar.

0 Visits: 23 | Tuesday October 15, 2019 - 15:30:16
Federation of Somali Journalists (FESOJ) condemns the arbitrary arrest of a local journalist in Jowhar and calls on Hirshabelle authorities to release immediately and unconditionally Mr. Abdiaziz Hassan Moalim "Foolyareey" and cease intimidation of other members of the media. Middle Shabelle…

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Tarabun completed a 2-year jail term and is now free, Somali govt says

0 Visits: 50 | Monday September 30, 2019 - 10:41:11
Abdiwaahid Khalif Abdi aka Tarabuun whose arrest in 2017 was declared a major victory in the war against terror by Security Minister Abukar Islow served only two years behind bar and is now a free man, Somali government said Sunday amid a red alert in Kenya.

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EU Supports workshop for Somali women journalists in Mogadishu.

0 Visits: 85 | Sunday September 29, 2019 - 09:34:49
Press Statement A three-day workshop for Somali female journalists, organized by Federation of Somali Journalists (FESOJ) in partnership with Finish Foundation for Media Development (VIKES) supported by European Union Mission for Somalia concluded on Thursday, September 26, 2019 in Mogadishu. A total…

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FESOJ & VIKES launch an EU funded labor rights advocacy campaign for Somali journalists.

0 Visits: 62 | Thursday September 05, 2019 - 19:27:15
Federation of Somali Journalists (FESOJ) and Finnish Foundation for Media and Development (VIKES) with the support of European Union Mission for Somalia launch a new advocacy campaign for Somali journalists' labor rights with the aim to improve the internal governance of media organizations and…

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Press Statement Mogadishu- Monday 19 August, 2019 FESOJ organizes a meeting on strengthening security agencies and media relations for the safety of journalists and access of information.

0 Visits: 85 | Tuesday August 20, 2019 - 07:07:46
Federation of Somali Journalists FESOJ, in cooperation with the European Mission to Somalia under the project of Our Right to Know organized one-day meeting on Council of Peace in Mogadishu titled "Strengthening security agencies and media relations for the safety of journalists, access of information,…

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Inside Kenya's silent push as Jubaland all set for elections

0 Visits: 78 | Sunday August 18, 2019 - 16:40:14
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has engaged in a behind the scenes diplomatic push for the incumbent to retain his position because of security concerns and emerging regional interests. So much is at stake because apart from Kenya, the election is also of great concern to the US, the European Union,…

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Israel oo ogolaatay booqashada Rashida Tlaib

0 Visits: 80 | Friday August 16, 2019 - 20:54:31
Wasaaradda arrimaha gudaha Israel, ayaa sheegtay inay Rashida Tlaib oo ka tirsan Aqalka Wakiilada Mareykanka, u ogolaatay inay booqato qoyskeeda degan Daanta Galbeed ee la haysto. Go'aankan ayaa yimid maalin kadib markii ra'iisul wasaaraha Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu uu sheegay inuusan ogolaan…

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