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Complete details about Somalia in Africa with capital city Mogadishu

Country NameSomalia (Soomaaliya)
Country CodeSOM
Capital CityMogadishu
RegionEastern Africa
Independence Year1960
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)

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From @Mareegonline on Mon Apr 22 00:46:00 EDT 2019 Somalia?s HirShabelle State launches second phase of police recruitment
From @ahmedvision1 on Mon Apr 22 00:46:00 EDT 2019 RT @Aminaah21: Arial view earlier today; river Juba in Luuq has gone completely dry except for some pools of water , people here made praye?
From @SomPundit on Mon Apr 22 00:45:43 EDT 2019 @FJama5 Then you know nothing about Somalia and it's political history, if you think SB AY and caydiid were stooges.
From @papavinsky on Mon Apr 22 00:44:40 EDT 2019 RT @Riovice: Every year, a staggering quarter of a million tonnes of charcoal is exported from Somalia to Gulf countries. To produce this a?
From @H00DRlCH on Mon Apr 22 00:44:13 EDT 2019 RT @munsmacaan: Anything helps even sharing ???
From @JasonGo65658488 on Mon Apr 22 00:44:07 EDT 2019 @JayneQPatriot @shanehardy58 Seriously, if i were president, And i heard her reverberate that, I'd try her for trea?
From @AbdikadirD on Mon Apr 22 00:43:41 EDT 2019 RT @FarahMaalimM: Saudi Arabia, UAE & Qatar give billions of dollars each to Iraq, Syria, Turkey, Sudan, Ethiopia etc. Coming to Somalia a?
From @scottstanley210 on Mon Apr 22 00:43:31 EDT 2019 RT @UNWatch: Somalia?which sits on the UN Human Rights Council?fires one of its top diplomats because he promoted a formal relationship wit?
From @JamaFaarah on Mon Apr 22 00:42:55 EDT 2019 @Salim8Said Maraykanka waaa la isku haystaaan iminka laakiin dadkooda iyo dalkooda waxba umadhimayo, halka somalia?
From @Samia_Mahmet on Mon Apr 22 00:41:13 EDT 2019 RT @shiddane: Sheekada warqadaan ku jirta iyo kuwa la midka ahba waa sababta aan u rukuntay sheekooyinka ay soo gudbiso @netbeins. Aad ayaa?
From @Somalitopnews on Mon Apr 22 00:41:05 EDT 2019 Talking guns: The absurdity of Kenya?s proxy war in Somalia
From @alvas on Mon Apr 22 00:40:44 EDT 2019 RT @jmollel: The 7th World Happiness Report 2019,which ranks 156 countries by their happiness levels. Kenya is 4.5, Somalia and South Afr?