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Hormuud CEO pledges $5 million to support the Somali innovators & entrepreneurs in the next 3 years

Hormuud telecom for the second year sponsored Mogadishu Tech Summit, an annual gathering that focuses on the need for Somalia government, business community, donors, private sector, entrepreneurs and development organizations to apply innovation and technology to drive a sustainable development. Addressing the opening session of Mogadishu tech summit, CEO of Hormuud, Ahmed Yusuf, said "Hormuud in partnership with Salaam Bank, will stand with the Somali entrepreneurs & will dedicate $5 million to support the Somali innovators & entrepreneurs in the next 3 years, to enable more opportunities & jobs for the Somali people"
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Press Release - Hormuud Telcom Donates $200,000 to the emergency floods in Bladweyne

Hormuud Telecom sends its deepest condolences to the families of the victims who have lost their lives, homes, livelihoods in Beledweyne, Bardaale and Gedo. To respond to this emergency Hormuud Telecom donated US $200,000 to assist those affected by the floods
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Hormuud Telcom foundation Donated food assistance to communities in Baardheere district

Hormuud Telecom Foundation has donated dry food to more than 300 vulnerable communities in Baardheere district. These Communities were mainly Pastoralist families who fled from the villages of Cows-Qurun, Faxfaxdhuun, Busaar, Ceel-raam, and Daarusalaam. They were severely affected by prolonged droughts, wide spread deaths of livestock, food insecurity and destruction of telecom infrastructure by Kenyan defense forces, leading to an estimated 20,000 people being in need of food assistance. What is worse, these internally displace communities could not make phone calls nor could they receive remittance from their relatives abroad.
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Uabaal-gud forum presents hormuud with special recognition award

U-abaal-gud Furum presented Hormuud telecom with special recognition award. The forum rewards the local Somali communities from all walks of life and recognizes inspirational role models in the field of business, social work, sports, education, and entertainment. The forum was attended by more than 200 guests including, politicians, business men, and other prominent Somali intellectuals from public and private sector. All the guests in their key note speech thanked Hormuud telecom for contribution to Somali community. At the end of the event, Hormuud Telecom has received certificate of recognition from U-Abaalgud Forum for its role that it has played and continue to play in Corporate Social Responsibility as well as the development of the country.
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Hormuud scholarship winners announced

Hormuud Telecom Foundation (HTF) awarded 30 students from different parts of Somalia with full scholarship. The scholarship winners were chosen among 300 applications received for the 2019 Hormuud scholarship program.
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Hormuud telecom and Salaam bank cosponsor for the 3rd time the Conference on Engineering, Science and Technology

Hormuud Telecom and Salaam Somali Bank sponsored for the 3rd time the Conference on Engineering, Science and Technology. The conference was attended by more than 250 members, mostly from local academia, researchers, and practitioners with the aim to discuss interdisciplinary research and practices in the fields of Engineering and Technology.​ A Certificate of appreciation has been awarded to Hormuud Telecom for being the sole sponsor of CEST. Yasin Hassan Yusuf, deputy director for Marketing has received the appreciation on their behalf.
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Hormuud Sponsors the fifth annual book fair

Hormuud Telecom sponsored for the 4th year Mogadishu Book Fair. The fair which is the most popular in Somalia promotes books, reading, literature, and culture, while bringing together intellectuals, publishers, authors, book enthusiasts, poets, playwrights, book sellers and musicians. Some of the guests have travelled long distance to witness the occasion. The three days event which started in 2015 and gradually grew into an annual literary festival in Mogadishu.
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Hormuud Telecom for the 2nd year sponsors the annual Somali STEM Summit

Hormuud Telecom for the 2nd year sponsored the annual Somali STEM Summit. Somali STEM Society is an Association umbrella for Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) in all Somali regions, bringing together students, researchers, academics and other professionals interested in STEM for creating a platform to share and exchange STEM knowledge and skills. Somali STEM Society recognizes that achieving in the modern field of technology and science requires the cultivation of transformative, innovative, creative thinking, skills, competent and empowered society. Hormuud is committed to finding a better Somalia and that starts with a strong foundation in its education sector with which this summit is addressing.
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Hormuud Sponsors fourth annual leadership and innovation summit

Hormuud telecom is delighted to sponsor 4th annual leadership and innovation summit, a youth led initiative that has been held for the past three years in Mogadishu, the program focuses on the core challenges encountered by youth in Somalia. Through a competitive screening process, This Summit will bring together a diverse group of young delegates from the world together with distinguished experts from local and international, innovators, and leaders in the public, private, and non-profit sectors.
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Nearly 300 students take admission test for Hormuud Scholarship

Nearly 300 students from different parts of Somalia took admission exam for Hormuud scholarship program. The scholarship is meant to provide opportunity to qualified Somali citizens to pursue a dream of higher education.Out of the 300 candidates, the first top 30 students with no less 75% marks will be awarded to Hormuud Telecom Scholarship. Scholarship winners will select their field of study at local universities.
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