Mogadishu: Images from the Past

Mogadiscio – Palazzo degli Uffici dell’ A.JF.J.S

Posted in 1950s, Govt buildings by rickjdavies on 10 June, 2009

Scan10004croppedThe Municipality of Mogadishu offices until late 1980’s

Located opposite the Cathedral, and with Croce del Sud Hotel to the right

Ruins visible in the centre of the  Google maps image below

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  1. ahmed ali ahmed said, on 13 September, 2009 at 2:00 pm

    later it was made mogadishu’s municipality by the militry regime, but it use to be the office of the government, i remember we use to call it in a corrupted italian “VISSIO GOVERNO”, it use to be the seat of the prime minister and the entire minsters in the sixties. while the president’s seat use to be villa somalia.

  2. anonimo said, on 27 February, 2012 at 3:01 pm

    AFIS (= Amministrazione Fiduciaria Italiana della Somalia), not A.JF.J.S

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