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FAO intensifies aerial survey to contain desert locusts in Somalia

(SONNA):The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) said it has scaled up intensive aerial control operations against numerous immature desert locust swarms i...

Ugandan court orders gov’t to regulate fees for COVID treatment

Kampala (SONNA) - Uganda’s High Court ordered the government Thursday to regulate the fees charged by private health facilities for the treatment of COVID-19 patients. Following...

U.N. Security Council backs AU bid to broker Ethiopia dam deal

UNITED NATIONS (SONNA) - U.N. Security Council members on Thursday backed African Union mediation efforts between Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan in a dispute over the operation of a gia...

Rich nations should put $30 bln of IMF cash towards Africa investments – A...

LONDON (SONNA) - Rich countries should reallocate at least $30 billion of new money from the International Monetary Fund towards investments in Africa to help countries battling th...

Ukraine to sanction top Belarus security officials, Lukashenko’s son

KYIV (SONNA) Ukraine's government has proposed the introduction of personal sanctions against 52 Belarusian officials, including President Alexander Lukashenko's son Viktor, the de...

Minister of Education appoints interim committee for the Development of the Soma...

Mogadishu (SONNA): Minister of Education, Culture and Higher Learning H.E Mr. Abdullahi Abukar Haji has appointed an Interim Committee for the Development of the Somali Language wh...

At least 43 migrants drown in shipwreck off Tunisia, Red Crescent says

TUNIS (SONNA): At least 43 migrants drowned in a shipwreck off Tunisia as they tried to cross the Mediterranean from Libya to Italy, while another 84 were rescued, the Tunisian Red...

Qatar’s support to Somalia

The relations between the State of Qatar and the Federal Republic of Somalia have evolved stronger year after year enjoying full support of the leaders and their keenness to streng...

Somali PM congratulates Djibouti on its 44th Independence Day

Somali Prime Minister sent a congratulatory message to the President of Djibouti H.E Ismail Omar Guelleh and the people of Djibouti on the occasion of Djibouti’s 44 Independence Da...

UN chief faces persistent challenges after leading body through pandemic

WASHINGTON (SONNA):UNSecretary-General Antonio Guterres is set to assume his second term after member states voiced resounding confidence in his ability to helm the international b...

Somalia’s national football team in Doha for FIFA Arab Cup 2021

Mogadishu (SONNA):The Somali national team arrived this morning in Doha to participate in the qualifiers for the FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021, which will be hosted by Doha. The "Oce...

AMISOM troops assist displaced Beletweyne families

Beletweyne (SONNA): African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) troops have distributed food and non-food items to vulnerable households in Beletweyne, HirShabelle State of Somalia. ...