Yearly Archives: 2020

Turkey’s help combating COVID-19 in Africa

From sending ventilators to Somalia, fabric and sewing machines to Mozambique and Eswatini to make masks locally, to solving transportation problems for Ugandan health workers in r...

Expectant woman survives Al-Shabaab attack on ambulance in Mandera

Mandera(SONNA):-Al Shabaab militants attacked an ambulance ferrying a pregnant woman to hospital and killed her husband in latest incident in Mandera County. The ambulance was on ...

Ugandan troops feted with AU medals for outstanding contribution to the peacekee...

Mogadishu (SONNA):The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has awarded medals and certificates to Ugandan soldiers for their outstanding role in ensuring a safer and stable So...

National conference concludes with strong commitment for peaceful elections and ...

Mogadishu-A two day national conference on peaceful elections and freedom of expression, bringing together key stakeholders in the electoral process has concluded today in the Soma...

The mayor of Mogadishu meets with Uk Ambassador to Somalia

Mogadishu(SONNA) The governor of Benadir region and the mayor of Mogadishu, Hon. Omar Mohamud Mohamed (Omar Filish), met with the British Ambassador to Somalia, Ben Fender. Duri...

The Prime Minister appoints new Permanent Secretary for his office

Mogadishu(SONNA)-Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Somalia, H.E. Mohamed Hussein Roble on Tuesday appointed Mohamed Ibrahim Nor to be the permanent of the office of the Pri...

China ready to share its development experience with Somalia, encourages its ent...

Not long ago, the Fifth Plenary Session of the 19th Central Committee of the Communist Party (CPC) of China was held in Beijing. The session examined and approved the Proposals of ...

Kenya Special Forces kill three Al-Shabaab militants in raid at Boni Forest

Kenya Defence Special Forces soldiers early Sunday raided and destroyed an Al-Shabaab terrorist group camp in the vast Boni Forest, Lamu County. The special forces, in the dawn ...

Minister Duran lays foundation stone for Job Creation and Development Center for...

Mogadishu(SONNA)-The Minister of Labor and Social Affairs of the Federal Government of Somalia, H.E. Duran Ahmed Farah on Sunday laid the foundation stone of the Center for Employm...

Top Somali official pays 1st foreign visit to Turkey

Ankara (SONNA)-Somalia's justice minister, who is also a graduate of a Turkish university, paid his first official visit abroad to his "second home," Turkey. Having lived in Tur...

AMISOM bids farewell, hails outgoing military Chief of Staff

Mogadishu (SONNA):The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has held a colorful sendoff for the outgoing military Chief of Staff, Brig. Gen. Domitien Kabisa, and hailed him for...

Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. struck al-Shabaab compound

In coordination with the Federal Government of Somalia, U.S. Africa Command conducted one (1) airstrike targeting an al-Shabaab compound in the vicinity of Saakow, Somalia, Dec. 24...