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Complete details about Somalia in Africa with capital city Mogadishu

Country NameSomalia (Soomaaliya)
Country CodeSOM
Capital CityMogadishu
ContinentAfrica
RegionEastern Africa
Independence Year1960
Population10097000
Surface Area637657.0
Life Expectancy46.2 years
GNP935.0 (old 0.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Arabic [official]     (0.0%)
Somali [official]     (98.3%)

Major Cities

Mogadishu, Banaadir     (population 997000)
Hargeysa, Woqooyi Galbeed     (population 90000)
Kismaayo, Jubbada Hoose     (population 90000)

Somalia's most recent News and Stories

Somalia Tweets

From @NaimaMohaAli2 on Mon Mar 27 04:36:40 EDT 2017 RT @jeromejarre: WOOOW!!! TOMORROW'S @NYTIMES FRONT PAGE IS ABOUT THE FAMINE IN SOMALIA!!! ???? https://t.co/uZ0U5AhGzj
From @NgiluSheddy on Mon Mar 27 04:36:39 EDT 2017 RT @dailyupdatesKE: #KDF Troops kill 31 #AlShabaab militants in #Baadhade, #Somalia . 11 AK-47 rifles, 4 IEDs and communication equipment s?
From @Jontom80 on Mon Mar 27 04:36:38 EDT 2017 RT @V_of_Europe: Is this South Africa or Somalia? No... this is Paris.. https://t.co/qpnCwDQSsu
From @TCBratislavaBE on Mon Mar 27 04:36:31 EDT 2017 RT @trtworld: UN says some 5.5 million people in Somalia are in desperate need of humanitarian aid to survive the next 6 months https://t.c?
From @MarkLon58512748 on Mon Mar 27 04:36:22 EDT 2017 RT @V_of_Europe: Is this South Africa or Somalia? No... this is Paris.. https://t.co/qpnCwDQSsu
From @CaptainHell_ on Mon Mar 27 04:36:21 EDT 2017 RT @jeromejarre: HERE IS 60 TONES OF FOOD ? THANKS TO THE POWER OF SOCIAL MEDIA THIS 1ST SHIPMENT WILL BE IN SOMALIA NEXT WEEK! THIS IS JUS?
From @DELL_KE on Mon Mar 27 04:36:17 EDT 2017 RT @NationBreaking: 31 AL-SHABAAB killed by KDF in Baadhade, Somalia, 11 AK-47 rifles, 4 IEDs and communication equipment seized, spokesman?
From @robjillo on Mon Mar 27 04:36:11 EDT 2017 KDF raids in Somalia kill 31 Shabaab militants https://t.co/hX0j33xCpI via @capitalfmkenya
From @neptune_p2p on Mon Mar 27 04:36:05 EDT 2017 #Kenya to reopen boarder with #Somalia to facilitate the movement of people, goods and services:? https://t.co/LqmTk1JEhN
From @jhuan_arfy on Mon Mar 27 04:36:03 EDT 2017 RT @FatihSeferagic: Maymuun, 9 yrs old, travelled 180 miles carrying her younger brother after their parents died from drought #Somalia ht?
From @100Zakariah on Mon Mar 27 04:36:02 EDT 2017 @Fathibashe @JamaMusse @GuleidJ @SaveSLandLives @NimkoAli Guys Awdal Not S Land and Call #HelpClanIsak ??Somalia Awdal
From @zekeriya_054 on Mon Mar 27 04:35:54 EDT 2017 RT @TC_Mogadishu: TIKA distributed food to almost 1500 families in Gaalkayo as a first part of the Emergency Aid Programme for Somalia. @t?
From @happyapollo777 on Mon Mar 27 04:35:48 EDT 2017 RT @jeromejarre: HERE IS 60 TONES OF FOOD ? THANKS TO THE POWER OF SOCIAL MEDIA THIS 1ST SHIPMENT WILL BE IN SOMALIA NEXT WEEK! THIS IS JUS?
From @happyapollo777 on Mon Mar 27 04:35:41 EDT 2017 RT @jeromejarre: WOOOW!!! TOMORROW'S @NYTIMES FRONT PAGE IS ABOUT THE FAMINE IN SOMALIA!!! ???? https://t.co/uZ0U5AhGzj
From @JoadthAgency on Mon Mar 27 04:35:36 EDT 2017 RT @NationBreaking: 31 AL-SHABAAB killed by KDF in Baadhade, Somalia, 11 AK-47 rifles, 4 IEDs and communication equipment seized, spokesman?