Ministry for Foreign Affairs is Saddened by Mass Exodus of Youths

Mogadishu: The Ministry for Foreign Affairs is very concerned about the on-going illegal immigration in which many youths are fleeing the country to seek better opportunities abroad. Sometimes, in those voyages across the seas, many die after drowning. Other youths are misused on the way-mistreatments and abuses such as rape, torture and enslavement. The concern […]

Somali President Attends Event Marking the World Women’s Day

Mogadishu: The Somali president, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud attended an event to mark the World Women’s Day in Mogadishu. The event was organized by the Ministry of Gender and Human Rights. The Minister for Gender and Human Rights, Sahro Mohamed Ali Samatar said that in this year of 2015, her ministry will work on developing women […]

UN and AU Envoys Call for Increased Measures to Combat Sexual Violence in Somalia

Mogadishu: Speaking at a high level panel discussion on sexual violence in Somalia the Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG), Nicholas Kay and the Special Representative of the AU Commission Chairperson (SRCC), Maman S. Sidikou made a joint call for increased measures to protect Somalia’s women and girls and reiterated their commitment to support efforts […]