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Dahabshiil handsomely contributes to Somaliland drought recovery efforts, Buuhoodle – again

Dahabshiil cluster of firms contributed handsomely to the on-going drought relief and recuperation/recoup efforts in Somaliland, once more. According to the Minister of the Presidency...

Ethiopia’s Tedros elected WHO leader, first African to get top job

Ethiopia's Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus won the race to be the next head of the World Health Organisation (WHO) on Tuesday, becoming the first African...

DRUGS IN WAR: WHAT IS CAPTAGON, THE ‘JIHAD PILL’ USED BY ISLAMIC STATE MILITANTS?

In the past three months investigators across Europe have intercepted thousands of pills of the Islamic State militant group’s (ISIS) favorite drug, Captagon. Nicknamed...

How does it feel to be a refugee? Hear their words

While the need to address the refugee crisis is at an all-time high, unfortunately so is the level of anti-refugee rhetoric and misinformation about...
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Somaliland students rely on food aid

Tens of thousands of children are out of school in Somaliland because of drought. Many of those still in the classrooms are relying on aid...

CARTOONS FOR FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION: images combine humor, satire & tragedy

CELEBRATE FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION AND ARTISTIC FREEDOM To mark World Press Freedom Day 2017, UNESCO and Cartooning for Peace, an international organization founded by Kofi...

Meet the doctors and nurses behind the fight against starvation in Somaliland

In Somaliland, medical workers are in a desperate race against time to save millions of children from death. The children are at risk of starvation...

Sussex physios send crutches to Somaliland

Physiotherapists in East Sussex are collecting crutches that patients no longer need and sending them to an underequipped hospital in East Africa. taff at Montefiore...

12 Famous Quotes to Inspire the Volunteer in All of Us

It is National Volunteer Week #NVW2017 a time to remember and celebrate the irrepressible spirit of volunteering that shapes our lives, our communities and...

Jonathan Starr: Ex-hedge fund manager founds school in Somaliland

In 2008, a man named Jonathan Starr was 32 years old and running a hedge fund in Boston. He was a millionaire, but he...

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HISTORY REPEATING ITSELF IN THE HORN OF AFRICA: IS THE CRIME IN DARFUR BEING...

It is saddening to witness repetitions of similar tragic events in history. Recurrences of such dreadful events can even sound farcical when they happen...

Turkey to feed Somalia’s hungry during Ramadan

Turkey will deliver around 15,000 tonnes of food to Somalia during the holy month of Ramadan, as East Africa continues to edge closer to...

Trump considers major changes amid escalating Russia crisis

President Trump and his advisers, seeking to contain the escalating Russia crisis that threatens to consume his presidency, are considering a retooling of his...