The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) has asked member states for at least 9 000 more troops to enhance peacekeeping and stabilisation operations as well as intensifying the fight against the Islamist Al Shabaab insurgency.
AU congratulates Speaker Jawari on his re-election
The Special Representative of the AU Commission Chairperson (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Francisco Caetano Madeira congratulates Honourable Mohamed Sheikh Osman Jawari, on his re-election as Speaker of House of People in the 10th parliament.
UN to launch humanitarian response plan for Somalia
The UN agencies working in Somalia said Thursday they will next week launch the 2017 Humanitarian Response Plan which outlines the humanitarian situation and priorities for response throughout the country.