Somalia PR Observer

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Month: May 2020


 Roadside Bomb Blast Kills 9 Near Somali Capital

Somali officials say nine civilians were killed and 10 others were wounded in a roadside bomb explosion outside Mogadishu on Sunday. The blast from an improvised explosive device hit a bus transporting civilians from Mogadishu to the town of Wanlaweyn,…

Health Maintenance

AMISOM condemns abduction and killing of health workers and a civilian at Gololey Health Facility in Balcad District

Mogadishu(SONNA)-The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) condemns the abduction and deliberate killing of seven health workers and a civilian at a local health centre in Gololey village in the Balcad District of HirShabelle State on May 28, 2020. According…


Somali Gov’t condemns the terrorist bomb attack against civilian bus

Mogadishu(SONNA)-The Federal Government of Somalia has on Sunday condemned the strongest terms possible to the terrorist attack that left over 10 passengers dead and others injured on minibus near Afgoye district, SONNA reported. There were 22 passengers on this van…

Arabic Press Release

ترو رويالتي تي.في يمد جولة التمويل الجماعي بناءً على طلب الجماهير

لندن، 31 مايو 2020 / PRNewswire / – قررت شركة ترو رويالتي تي.في “True Royalty TV“، لخدمات الاشتراك عند الطلب (SVOD) التي تتخذ من لندن مقراً لها والتي يطلق عليها اسم نتفيكس أف رويال تي.في “Netflix of Royal TV“، التوسع في نطاق حملتها لجمع التبرعات Crowdcube بعد تزايد الطلب على ذلك. تضاعفت مبالغ التبرعات بالفعل وتجاوزت هدفها الأولي بمليوني […]


Press Statement on the killing of health workers in Gololey

The Somalia NGO Consortium condemns in the strongest terms the repugnant attack on civilian health workers in Somalia this week. Their abduction and killing is a horrendous affront to the whole Somali community and profoundly distressing to non-government organisations, who…

Health Maintenance

Morocco’s former PM Abderrahmane Youssoufi dies at 96

RABAT (SONNA) – Moroccan former Prime Minister Abderrahmane El Youssoufi died on Friday in Casablanca at the age of 96 following a prolonged illness, official news agency MAP reported. El Youssoufi on Sunday was admitted to intensive care unit at the Sheikh…


Trump says U.S. “terminating” relationship with WHO

WASHINGTON(SONNA)– U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that his country is “terminating” its relationship with the World Health Organization (WHO). “We will be today terminating our relationship with the World Health Organization and redirecting those funds to other worldwide…


132 citizens safely returns back home from Saudi Arabia

Mogadishu (SONNA) A cargo plane carrying 132 citizens on board landed at Aden Adde international Airport in the Somali capital Mogadishu, SONNA reported. The Arrivals were mostly women and children; they traveled to Saudi before the stopping of all flights worldwide due…


UN Security Council extends mandates of missions in Somalia, Iraq, Darfur

UNITED NATIONS(SONNA)-The Security Council on Friday adopted resolutions to renew the mandates of peacekeeping or political missions in Somalia, Iraq and Sudan’s Darfur, and to extend sanctions against South Sudan. Resolution 2520 authorizes African Union member states to maintain, till…


Police kill terror suspect, two children in Kenya

NAIROBI (SONNA)-Police in Kwale shot and killed a terror suspect during a night raid. Two children that the suspect was using as human shields were also killed. The suspected Al-Shabaab militant, Mohamed Mapenzi, was killed in his house in Kibundani by an…