Somalia: Albeyrak Press Release On Mogadishu Port Stand Off
Turkey's interest, love and contribution oriented in Somalia are continuing by increasing exponentially.
Within this frame, the Albayrak Group had taken on an active role in Somalia's development. Since August 2012, much work has been conducted towards rehabilitating the Port of Mogadishu and is still continues, in order to transform it into a sea port that has international quality, elevating it to a central position in the Somalia and African economy.
Somali American group, US Attorney join forces to combat ISIS recruiters
A group of Somali American community leaders and activists are condemning the recruitment of youth by the militant groups ISIS and al-Shabab, and urging the development of more organizations and programs for youth.
Somali PM answers questions over Mogadishu Seaport contract
Somali Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed answered questions to Somali parliament’s permanent committee in Mogadishu over the recent government decision to hand over Mogadishu Seaport to Al-Bayrak, a Turkish company which recently landed a long-term contract to manage the seaport.
Somalia: UN - We Will Not Compensate the Crashed UPDF Helicopters
UN officials told the commander of UPDF that UN will not compensate the crashed 3 UPDF helicopters. The choppers crashed near Mount Kenya in 2012. They were at the time heading to Mogadishu to deliver equipments to AMISOM which is financed by UN through AU.
In a private meeting, NISA and representatives of 25 local and international security firms agreed upon to cooperate amongst themselves. The parties also discussed about a new policy to govern the operations of the security firms.