Friday, February 23, 2018

Somaliland: Nine people arrested in connection to hunting tortoises

Nine people including one young boy have been arrested on suspicion of hunting and selling tortoises in the self-declared republic of Somaliland. Somaliland’s environment minister....

New water storage dam in Baligubadle, Somaliland, will provide safe water access to estimated...

A new earth dam, constructed with the support of UNDP, in the Baligubadle area of Somaliland, will bring safe water to an estimated 10,000...

Questions surround prison death of Iranian-Canadian environmentalist

Questions surrounded the death of a prominent Iranian-Canadian environmentalist on Sunday after authorities claimed he committed suicide in prison a fortnight after his arrest. Iran's...

UN Migration, OFDA Support Drought-Displaced Populations in Somaliland, Somalia

The Office of US Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) is supporting IOM, the UN Migration Agency to provide emergency humanitarian assistance to drought-affected displaced populations...

Somaliland: Dahabshiil Group Rises to Occasion in Aid of Kalawle Drought Victims

The Dahabshiil Group of Companies heeded the calls for relief needs in the north and western parts of the country, especially Lughaya region. Following outcry...

Water crisis grips Cape Town, South Africa, after drought stretching years

Buckets of gray water are scattered around Sitaara Stodel’s apartment: in the kitchen, in the bathroom, in the hallways and in her laundry room. She...

Seawater Greenhouse reaps first Somaliland veg crop grown with just sea water

EXCLUSIVE: Pioneering project in Somaliland delivers first harvest of lettuce, tomatoes and cucumbers - all grown using only sea water A ground-breaking project to grow...

Somaliland: Preventing the next African famine

After falling for more than a decade, the number of hungry people in the world is rising once again. This year was marked by...

In their own words: How drought is bringing despair to Kenyan herders

Turkana is one of several arid counties in Kenya in the throes of a prolonged and extreme drought. Most people in these areas raise...

Acute Malnutrition On Steady Rise in Somaliland Amid Aid Delays

PRESS RELEASE: The UN's Food Security and Analysis Unit in Somalia latest data on the food security situation that indicates that while the number of...

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Ethiopian Prime minister’s resignation part of EPRDF’s ongoing reform to address legitimate public demands...

The Consular-General of the Ethiopian Government to Somaliland, General Berhe Tesfaye released the below-copied statement to the local press Wednesday. It reads: Hargeisa: In the last...

‘Somalia’ Highest Ninth In World Corruption Index 2017 of Transparency International

Somalia ranks highest in the Transparency Corruption Perception Index of 2017 by scoring 9th (#180) - the lowest in the table for the 11th...

University of Hargeisa Goes DotSo of the Somalia Federal Government!

The Republic of Somaliland's state-owned, state-run University of Hargeisa (UOH) goes under the official Somalia Federal Government domain DotSo (.so). Permission for use of FGS...