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U.S State Secretary speaks with Kenyan President via telephone call

WASHINGHTON (SONNA):Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta today to discuss regional security issues of mutual interest, including the situ...

OIC Urges All Sides in Somalia to Self-control, De-escalation, Reduce Tensions

Jeddah (SONNA):The Secretariat General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) stated that it is following with concern on the recent political developments in Somalia, ca...

France sees record surge in daily COVID cases to nearly 180,000

France posted a new record for daily coronavirus cases Tuesday, registering nearly 180,000 infections in the past 24 hours. According to data released by the country’s public he...

Death toll from Bangladesh’s ferry fire surges to 39

Another body was recovered from the Sugandha river Tuesday morning, pushing the death toll from the deadliest ferry fire in Bangladesh to 39 as a search operation for the missing p...

Tanzania signs $1.9 bln railway contract with Turkish firm

DAR ES SALAAM (SONNA) - Tanzania on Tuesday signed a contract with Turkish firm Yapi Merkezi to build a 368 km section of standard gauge railway that is expected to cost $1.9 billi...

Somalia participates in Arab higher education ministers’ conference

Algeria (SONNA):Somalia is participating in the 18th Conference of Ministers of Higher Education and Scientific Research in the Arab World, which kicked off yesterday in Algeria un...

Prime Minister Roble congratulates Jubbaland Electoral Commissions

Mogadishu (SONNA):Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Somalia, H.E Mohamed Hussein Roble congratulates the Jubbaland State Electoral Commission, the Federal Electoral Commiss...

Jubbaland holds elections for six Parliamentary seats

Kismayo (SONNA): Jubbaland State Electoral Implementation Committee (SEIT)  announced six parliamentary seats for Jubbaland in Kismayo, SONNA reported Abdirashid Jire Qalinle an...

Ministry of Health issues guidelines for COVID-19 prevention and control

Mogadishu (SONNA): Ministry of Health and Social Care has released the official guidelines for COVID-19 (Omicron Variant) prevention and control measures, SONNA Reported.Health Min...

Russia warns of high risk of military confrontation with NATO

MOSCOW (SONNA): NATO's "targeted provocations" near Russia’s borders are highly likely to escalate into an armed conflict, Russian Deputy Defense Minister Alexander Fomin said Mond...

U.S Bureau of African Affairs strongly condemned the attempted suspension of the...

Mogadishu  (SONNA):The U.S.  Bureau of African Affairs strongly condemned the attempted suspension  of The Prime Minister H.E Mohamed Hussain Roble, SONNA reported. "The U.S i...

President Farmajo lunches IGAD Centre of Excellence for Climate adaptation and E...

Mogadishu  (SONNA):President of The Federal Republic of Somalia H.E Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has officially lunched the Center of Excellence for Climate Adaption and Environmental...