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Jubbaland State Leader Convenes with Lower House Speaker to Deliberate on Countrywide Progressions

In Mogadishu, the leader of Jubbaland State, Ahmed Mohamed Islam, held talks with Lower House Speaker Sheikh Adan Mohamed Noor Madobe to discuss important national matters. The leaders focused on combating al-Shabab, dealing with potential floods, and addressing political issues in Jubbaland State. The Federal Government's Minister of Animal Husbandry, Hassan Hussein Mohamed Elaay, also joined the meeting to address the impact of floods on livestock in Jubbaland. Severe rains and flash floods have wreaked havoc and forced…

Ex-Wanderer Mohamed Omar Earns Spot on Somalia’s National Team

Mohamed Omar, formerly of Halifax Wanderers, now plays in the USL Championship with San Antonio. He has been called up to represent Somalia, marking a potential start to his national team career at 25. Omar could debut for Somalia against Mozambique or Botswana in upcoming World Cup qualifiers on June 7 and June 10. Since joining San Antonio this season, he has made eight appearances, including a match against Monterey Bay where he faced former Wanderer Morey Doner. A former MLS SuperDraft pick, Omar spent two seasons with…

Ex-Somali Leader Criticizes National Consultative Council Choices

In a recent development, former Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo has expressed his disagreement with the outcomes of the National Consultative Council meeting in Mogadishu, claiming that they are worsening political tensions in the country. Farmaajo criticized the decisions made at the meeting, stating that the absence of the Northeastern State leader hints at a lack of trust in the Council. He accused President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud of going against federalization and the democratization of Somalia. "It's…

Northeastern State Leader Denounces Decisions from National Consultative Council (NCC) Summit

In Garowe, Said Abdullahi Deni, the leader of Northeastern State, expressed his opposition to the decisions made during the recent National Consultative Council meeting in Mogadishu. Deni stated that the meeting lacked consensus and did not benefit the people of Somalia. Addressing local reporters in Garowe, Deni criticized the few individuals making decisions that do not represent the sentiments of the community. He called the meeting a waste of time and urged for a more sensible approach to address the complex situation…

Successful Conclusion of National Consultative Council (NCC) Gathering in Mogadishu

In Mogadishu, Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud wrapped up a four-day National Consultative Council gathering on Friday alongside federal and regional leaders. During the meeting, leaders delved into security matters, endorsed amendments to the constitution's first four sections, and urged parliament to expedite the approval process for the remaining sections, keeping in mind prior agreements made by the Council. The consensus dispels speculations that Jubaland, Southwest, Galmudug, and Hirshabelle leaders were…

Somalia’s National Army Forces eliminate top Al-Shabaab commanders in daring military mission

Somalia: SNA Eliminates Al-Shabaab Leaders in Operation In Mogadishu, the Somali National Army (SNA) successfully took down nine Al-Shabaab leaders in central regions, as confirmed by the government. This operation is part of ongoing efforts to combat the militants who have been causing chaos in the unstable Horn of Africa nation. State media reports that the armed forces, with support from international partners, carried out the operation, resulting in the death of nine Al-Shabaab militants. Ten others were wounded and…

Khatumo Leader Takes Part in High-Powered Summit in Mogadishu

In Mogadishu, Abdikhadir Ahmed Aw-Ali Firdhiye from SSC-Khatumo attended the National Consultative Council summit. The council, made up of federal and regional leaders, heard from Firdhiye about the situation in SSC-Khatumo areas and stressed the importance of SSC gaining constitutional rights within the Federal Government of Somalia. They commended the SSC-Khatumo administration for its work in maintaining the unity and independence of Somalia. During the summit, leaders discussed various topics such as politics, security,…

Somali President Unveils National Consultative Council Summit in Bustling Mogadishu

Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud led the National Consultative Council session in Mogadishu. Federal and state leaders will discuss country's political situation, security, and upcoming elections. The summit was delayed from April due to tensions among leaders. Prime Minister Hamse Abdi Barre and regional leaders are participating. Northeastern State of Somalialeader Said Deni skipped the summit due to recent constitutional changes.

Key Political Figures from Jubbaland, Southwest, and Galmudug Unite in Mogadishu for National Consultative Conference

In a recent development, the Presidents of Southwest, Jubbaland, and Galmudug states arrived in Mogadishu amid ongoing regional disputes. They gathered for the National Consultative Council meeting to discuss terrorism and constitutional reforms. The arrival of these regional leaders is a crucial step in promoting dialogue at the national level. They were warmly received by a delegation led by Minister Ali Yusuf Ali Hosh upon their arrival in Mogadishu. This meeting follows several delays and setbacks, including the…

Empowering Somalia: Diaspora Investment Forum Igniting Economic Growth in Mogadishu

In Mogadishu, the Somali Diaspora Investment Forum kicked off to explore the diaspora's impact on the nation's economic growth. Hosted by the International Bank of Somalia and arranged by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in collaboration with the Department of Diaspora Communities, the event attracted government officials, business leaders, and representatives from the community. Minister Ahmed Moallim Fiqi underscored the crucial role of the Somali diaspora, which contributes around $2 billion yearly in remittances—making…

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