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Monday, September 27, 2021

Somalia conducted a stakeholders consultation workshop on the assessment of Food Systems

MOGADISHU (SomaliAffairs) – Ahead of the global United Nations Food Systems Summit 2021 convened in September by United Nations Secretary General, António Guterres, the... More

JOINT STATEMENT: UN declares the arrest and detention of journalist Mohamed Abuuja in Somalia...

MOGADISHU, Somalia, 16 September 2021 – Somali Journalists Syndicate (SJS), Somali Media Association (SOMA), and Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights welcome the opinion of the United... More

Somalia: UN Deputy Secretary-General Encourages Sustained Progress On Women’s Political Participation As Well As...

Mogadishu – United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed undertook a visit to Somalia today in solidarity with Somali women’s calls for full and equal... More

Hirshabelle to hold Senate election/selection

The president of Hirshabelle Ali Abdullahi Hussein has on Wednesday announced the timeline for the Election/selection of the Senators from Hirshabelle state of Somalia,... More

Somalia: Prominent Presidential candidate calls for restraint, warns unfortunate clan violence over the assassination...

Somalia's top presidential candidate Dahir Gelle as on Friday afternoon called on brothers and sisters in Beletwein to show restraint and warned likely but... More

International lawyers sue Farmaajo govt over crimes against humanity

MELBOURNE (Somali Affairs) A group of international lawyers in Australia said they had filed a lawsuit that implicate the Somali federal government authorities over crimes against humanity... More

In Horn of Africa, number of food insecure people has risen by nearly 4...

NAIROBI (Somali Affairs) An estimated 31.4 million people across the IGAD region were classified in crisis or worse (IPC Phase 3+) levels of acute... More

Somalia’s AG seeks Djiboutian passport as revenge fears grow in Mogadishu

MOGADISHU (Somali Affairs)  The Attorney General of the Federal Government of Somalia, Saleban Mohamed Mohamud, has secretly left Mogadishu and arrived in the tiny... More

Climate action now! Activists hold widespread actions in Africa

NAIROBI - On Friday, environmental activists and citizens across the continent took part in a host of events, in solidarity with the Global climate... More

Climate change is posing an unprecedented threat to livelihoods here in Somalia – British...

MOGADISHU - Next week is Africa Climate Week, the regional week run by the UN ahead of COP26 in Glasgow. During the week, countries... More

Somalia: SJS concludes a three-day human rights journalism training in Kismayo

MOGADISHU, Somalia, 23 September 2021 – Somali Journalists Syndicate (SJS) today concluded a three-day human rights journalism training in the city of Kismayo, Jubbaland... More

A local radio aims to advocate for the protection of women and human rights...

For the first time in history in the coastal town of Barawe, a local community-owned Radio Barawe has begun broadcasting a unique radio program... More

SJS, SOMA sign a historic MOU to defend press freedom and improve media professionalism...

MOGADISHU, Somalia, 13 September 2021 – Somali Journalists Syndicate (SJS) and the Somali Media Association (SOMA) today signed a historic Memorandum of Understanding (MOU),... More