Thursday, June 21, 2018

Somaliland’s cyclone victims requires urgent humanitarian aid: World Vision

Thousands of victims of a devastating cyclone that hit Somaliland on May 19 are in dire need of food, clean water and basic health...

Powerful Cyclone Mekunu threatening the coast of Somalia’s Puntland

The East Africa bloc's weather prediction center has issued a warning of an active tropical cyclone named Mekuku threatening the coast of Somalia's semi-autonomous...

Somaliland: NDC Mobilizes National, International Cyclone Impact Response

Local authorities and humanitarian partners are moving to rapidly mobilize resources to assist affected populations with available resources. Response will be formulated as more...

Tropical cyclone hits Somaliland killing at least 15 people: governor

At least 15 people have died in Somaliland after heavy rains caused by tropical cyclone Sagar which landed in the Horn of Africa over...

Somalia/Somaliland: Tropical Storm Alert! – Issued: 17 May 2018

Tropical Storm ONE expected to cause heavy rains and strong winds in northern regions of Puntland and Somaliland A tropical storm named ONE has...

Somalia: More than half a million Somalis affected by floods and heavy rain

Flash and river floods, caused by heavy rainfall, in Somalia, have affected more than 695,000 people, and displaced nearly 215 000 of these, in...

Brutal Bath: How the duel of the Nile ended in death near Bath

John Hanning Speke found the source of the Nile but died in a bizarre shooting near Bath By a dry stone wall on the Neston...

3000 Families Left Destitute By Hiran Floods to Receive Dahabshiil Relief Food Packages

Mr. Abdirashid Duale, General CEO of Dahabshil Group speaking to BBC Somali services said they have provided relief assistance to more than 3000 residents of...

On-site power scheme begins with health centre installation

A new scheme aims to install renewables-based on-site power systems at healthcare centres, schools and other facilities that need reliable access to electricity. The ’50 by...

Pioneering Master Programme in Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability launched in Somaliland; 30 students...

The University of Amoud, Borama, in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and with funding from the Global Environment Facility (GEF), has...

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Eritrea welcomes Ethiopia PM’s olive branch, raising hopes of breakthrough

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki raised hopes of a breakthrough in one of Africa’s most intractable conflicts on Wednesday by describing recent peace overtures from...

Sharp rise in number of Islamist militant attacks in Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa suffers under a sharp rise in the number of Islamist militant attacks. In its report Changing Patterns in Terrorism and the Threat...

Somalia Moves to Block Somaliland Special Arrangement with International Partners

Heedless of the fact that the Republic of Somaliland is not a federal state under Mogadishu's jurisdiction, Somalia wrote to international partners objecting their...