Monthly Archives: May, 2020

AMISOM makes food donation to Dhobley and Kismayo families

DHOBLEY(SONNA) – Kenyan officers serving under the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) on Wednesday donated food packages to vulnerable families in Dhobley and Kismayo ahead ...

Somali commandos kills 3 terrorist militants in lower Shabelle region

Mogadishu(SONNA)-Somali National Army’s Commandos, Danab killed three terrorist militants, among them, head of tax collection in lower Shabelle region after carrying out productive...

AU Special Representative saddened by the passing of Mudug Governor

Mogadishu, 20th May, 2020 – The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Francisco Madeira, has received with great ...

Information Minister :The Gov’t is committed to eradicate Covid-19 from th...

Mogadishu(SONNA)-Minister of Information, Culture and Tourism of the Federal Republic of Somalia, H.E. Mohamed Abdi Hayer (Mareye) said weekly awareness program on Covid-19 would s...

Police repulse suspected Shabaab militants in Garissa

Police officers on patrol have engaged suspected Al-Shabaab militants in Garissa County in a shootout, North Eastern Regional Commissioner Nick Ndalana has confirmed. ...

African Union hails arrest of Rwandan genocide financier

ADDIS ABABA(SONNA)- The Chairperson of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat welcomed the news of what he described as a “landmark arrest” of Felicien Kabuga, who is con...

Ministry of Education, Culture and Higher education advertises job opportunities...

Mogadishu(SONNA)-Ministry of Education, Culture and Higher education of the Federal Republic of Somalia on Monday advertised online job opportunities on its website and it would ta...

AMISOM hands over newly constructed police station in Dhobley

DHOBLEY(SONNA)-The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) on Sunday handed over a newly constructed police station in Dhobley town funded by the Danish government to Jubaland St...

Egypt tightens coronavirus restrictions for Eid holiday

Cairo(SONNA)- Egypt will bring forward the start of its curfew by four hours to 5 p.m. and halt public transport from May 24 for six days during the Eid holiday, as it seeks to cur...

Two Al-Shabaab members Killed in an airstrike in southern Somalia

Mogadishu(SONNA): In the early evening of 17 May 2020, The Federal Government of Somalia, in coordination with United States Africa Command, conducted an airstrike near the town of...

Suicide bomb attack kills 4 people including Mudug Governor in Galkayo town

Mogadishu(SONNA)-Governor of Mudug region of Puntland State, Ahmed Muse Nur together with three of his body guards was on Sunday killed in a suicide bomb attack north of  Galkayo t...

Qatar sends urgent medical assistance to Somalia to combat corona pandemic

Doha(SONNA)- Qatar, represented by the Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD), in cooperation with the Amiri Air Force fleet today, sent a shipment of urgent medical aid to the sisterly...