Wednesday May 15
EU to step up security involvement in Somalia
The European Union is to move military training of Somali soldiers from Uganda to Mogadishu in a show of confidence in Somalia's growing stability after two decades of turmoil, the EU special envoy to Somalia said on Wednesday.
Tue May 14, 2013
Somalia: Flight to Kismayo 'Forced to Return to Mogadishu'
A flight carrying some 25 passengers flew from Mogadishu to Kismayo on Sunday, but the flight returned to Mogadishu's airport, Garowe Online reports.
Sun May 12, 2013
Air Uganda to start flights to Mogadishu
By Billy Rwothungeyo Air Uganda is set to start flights to Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia, signaling yet another vote of confidence in the economic turnaround of the war-torn county.
Wed May 08, 2013
The British Somalis heading home
It may seem an unlikely travel destination, but some of the UK's 100,000 Somalis are hoping to head back and help rebuild their strife-torn homeland.
Air Uganda's new plane to ply Mogadishu route
Embassy opened. Last month, Foreign Secretary William Hague opened a new British embassy in Mogadishu.
Mon May 06, 2013
Emirates Post Group and Somali officials sign MoU at UPU headquarters to work out detailed plan
Emirates Post Group and Somalia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding under which Dubai will act as the hub for mail forwarding, as the strife-torn African nation prepares to resume postal services after a gap of 23 years.
Fri May 03, 2013
Somalia's security forces hamstrung by corruption, ...
Somalia's security forces need rebuilding to cement gains made by foreign troops against Islamist militants, but how to pay and arm recruits, tackle corruption and prevent rebels infiltrating their ranks remain hurdles for the cash-strapped government.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Somalia may go postal after 22 years
Somalis may soon be receiving letters from abroad for the first time in more than 20 years after a deal was struck with the United Nations' postal agency, the latest step towards ending Somalia's isolation following two decades of civil conflict.
The Globe and Mail
Somalia may get international mail for the first time in 22 years
A man waves the Somali national flag, ahead of the arrival of Somali President Sheik Sharif Sheik Ahmed , in Balad town, in the Middle Shabelle region, approximately 40 km north-east of the capital Mogadishu.
New Hampshire Public Radio -
A $5.5 Billion Road Map To Banish Polio Forever
A baby receives a polio vaccine at the Medina Maternal Child Health center in Mogadishu, Somalia, on Wednesday.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
UK opens makeshift Somalia embassy in Western vote of confidence
In a sign of growing optimism that Somalia is winning a struggle against pirates and al Qaeda-linked insurgents, Britain opened an embassy on Thursday in a set of four metal cabins at Mogadishu airport.
Sat Apr 20, 2013
As Islamic radicals retreat, young Somalis elope Outside a...
Outside a dilapidated two-story building, Abdi Ali says goodbye to his veiled girlfriend Anisa and they take two separate streets to avoid attention.