Monthly Archives: February, 2021

Somali PM holds virtual meeting with International Partners

Mogadishu(SONNA)- Prime Minister of  the Federal Republic of Somalia, H.E Mohamed Hussein Roble on Sunday held a virtual meeting with representatives from International Community, ...

Landmine blast kills 2 SNA soldiers in Mogadishu

Mogadishu(SONNA)-At least two soldiers from Somali National Army were on Sunday morning killed and  injured others including civilians after a landmine blast hit into SNA convoy ne...

Somalia issues its first mobile money licence to Hormuud Telecom

Mogadishu - Somalia’s central bank awarded on Saturday the country’s first mobile money licence to Mogadishu-based Hormuud Telecom Somalia Inc, a move aimed at formalising the coun...

UN Security Council imposes sanctions on 3 Al Shabaab members

The United Nations Security Council has added three al-Shabaab leaders to its sanctions list. Al-Shabaab leaders sanctioned by the UN Security Council's Sanctions Committee are Ab...

AMISOM and Somalia Security Forces attack Al-Shabaab bases in Lower Shabelle reg...

Mogadishu— In Joint offensive operations last week, the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) troops and Somalia Security Forces (SSF) attacked several locations used as hideou...

UN extends African Union mission in Somalia

Mogadishu(SONNA)-The United Nations Security council voted Thursday to renew mandate of the African Union Mission in Somalia(AMISOM),a peacekeeping force first deployed in th...

Saudi, Somali envoys discuss OIC cooperation

JEDDAH: Saleh Hamad Al-Suhaibani, Saudi Arabia’s permanent representative to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), met with his Somali counterpart Dr. Abdur Razzaq Sead Ab...

Death toll in Egypt from boat accident climbs to 14

Cairo(SONNA)-A rescue team recovered the body of a 16- year old girl from the site where a fishing boat capsized in Northern Egypt,taking the death toll from the accident to 14, lo...

Ministry of Health issues results on the latest Covid-19 tests in Somalia

Mogadishu (SONNA)-The Ministry of the Health of the Federal Government of somalia issued results on COVID-19 tests done in the last 24 hours:674 as 105 new confirmed positive cases...

Government suspends issuing new passport due to Covid-19

Mogadishu(SONNA)-The Immigration Agency of the Federal Republic of Somalia on Wednesday announced suspending the issuance and ordering requests for new passport from Feb.27 until a...

AMISOM Police evaluates state of operations in HirShabelle State

Beletweyne:-A delegation of police officers from the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) on Monday visited Beletweyne, in the HirShabelle State of Somalia, to assess the on-g...

What Kind of Political Party is the Communist Party of China?

July 1st this year marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of the Communist Party of China (CPC). When the CPC was founded in 1921, it had only more than 50 members, and today it ...