Government Blocks Peace Demonstration by Trade Unions in Mogadishu, Somalia

Date: August 25, 2023 Location: Mogadishu, Somalia In an unexpected turn of events tomorrow, the Somali Congress of Trade Unions (SOCOTU) and its affiliated unions faced a roadblock in their pursuit of a peaceful demonstration aimed at advocating for peace and socio-economic betterment in Mogadishu. Despite complying with all required protocols, sending an official letter

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Somali Congress of Trade Unions (SOCOTU) Concerns about the Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP) for Somalia signed by the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs (MOLSA) of the Federal Republic of Somalia. Somali Congress of Trade Unions (SOCOTU) expresses its deep concerns over the conduct of the Minister of Labour and Social Affairs of the


SOCOTU Chairman-General expressing gratitude for relection

Dear esteemed members of the Somali Congress of Trade Unions, I hope this message finds you in good health and high spirits. I am writing to extend my heartfelt gratitude to each and every one of you for your trust and confidence in re-electing me as the chairman of Somali Congress of Trade Unions. It


SOCOTU 4 National Congress

Xiriirka Guud Ee Ururada Shaqaalaha Soomaaliyeed (SOCOTU) ayaa yeeshay shirweynihii 4-aad ee heer Qaran. Ergada SOCOTU oo ka kala socotay dhammaan 11-ka urur ee ay ku midaysan yihiin ayaa isugu yimid xarunta SOCOTU (Mahmut ARSLAN Hall), ee magaalada Muqdisho, shirkaas oo socday muddo laba maalmood ah, kaas oo bilowday 27-28-kii May, 2023. Munaasabadda waxaa ka


Somalia Opposition Protest

The Somali Congress of Trade Unions (SOCOTU) is saddened by the events that happened in Mogadishu during the last 24hours. The SOCOTU calls for immediate and unconditional cessation of hostilities between the government and the opposition leaders. We call on both parties to respect the rule of law and STOP the clashes. The SOCOTU respects



  PRESS STATEMENT Monday 1st January, 2018. The Somali Congress of Trade Unions (SOCOTU) wishes to share its position on the state of the nation and address few issues concerning the direction that the country is heading. The SOCOTU has been flowing recent developments in the country and the alleged interference by foreign powers in

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