Monthly Archives: August, 2020

600 Ugandan personnel receive medals from UN Secretary General in Somalia

MOGADISHU (SONNA): – The Secretary General of the United Nations has awarded medals to over 600 Ugandan Officers and Militants serving under the sixth United Nations Guard Unit (UN...

Civil Aviation Authorities lay down the foundation of Ugaas Khalif Airport in Be...

Mogadishu(SONNA)-High profile delegation from the Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation of the Federal Republic of Somalia, Civil Aviation Authorities and experts on Monday land...

Qatar Airways resumes flights to Mogadishu

Doha (SONNA):Qatar Airways has announced the resumption of three-weekly flights to Mogadishu, Somalia from September 6, 2020. Service to the capital city of Somalia will be oper...

Turkish top diplomat talks with EU foreign policy chief

Istanbul(SONNA):Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu Sunday spoke to EU’s foreign policy chief over the phone over latest developments in the Eastern Mediterranean. Cavuso...

Sudan set to sign peace deal with rebel group

Sudan’s transitional government is set to sign a peace deal with rebel movements to formally accommodate the fighters in the mainstream administration. The ceremony due on Monda...

Care Taker Prime Minister meets with economic experts

Mogadishu- {SONNA) –The Acting  Prime Minister of the Federal Government of Somalia HE  Mahdi Mohamed Guled today met with some officials from the Ministry of Finance and economic ...

SNA forces kill 4 Al-Shabaab militants, injure 3 others in an operation near Kis...

Mogadishu(SONNA)-Somali National Army killed 4 Al-Shabaab militants and injured 3 others in a military operation at Bar-Sanguni location near the port town of Kismayo in lower Jubb...

‘Turkey determined to be production, technology center’

Turkey is determined to become a global production and technology center, the country’s president said on Saturday. “We are committed to making Turkey, the center of three conti...

Galmudug State Vice President meets with Francisco Madeira

Mogadishu (SONNA)-The Head of AMISOM Ambassador Francisco Madeira today met with the Vice President of Galmudug State of Somalia, H.E Ali Dahir Eid. They discussed the political...

US hails close partnership with Libyan prime minister

Ankara (SONNA)-The United States on Saturday expressed appreciation to its close partnership with Libyan Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj and his Interior Minister Fathi Bashagha. ...

Security Council extends mandate of UN mission in Somalia

UNSOM (SONNA)-The Security Council on Friday adopted a resolution to renew the mandate of the UN Assistance Mission in Somalia(UNSOM) for another year ,till Aug.31,2021 Resoluti...

U.S Africa Command trains Somali forces and support operations with precision ai...

  Africom (S0NNA)-U.S. Africa Command continues to train Somali forces and support operations with precision airstrikes. In 2020, U.S. Africa Command has conducted 46 airst...