Friday, February 23, 2018

Dahabshiil comes to the aid of floods-displaced families

The international remittance company, Dahabshiil, came to the aid of families displaced by  Webi Shabelle overflooding as a result of torrential rains in Ethiopia. The company...

Horn of Africa: there are no quick fixes in ‘countering violent extremism’

An effective response to violence and harmful ideologies is important. But projects are failing to adequately engage with root causes. Since 9/11, western countries have...

How Saudi women’s license to drive has dealt a major blow to radicals

Saudi King Salman’s royal decree on granting driving licenses for women in the kingdom as of next June reaffirms the government’s aims for women...

UN Rights Experts: Counter-terrorism measures threaten money sent home by Somali diaspora to Somalia

The vital flow of remittances from diaspora countries into Somalia is under threat as a result of necessary, but inadequately thought-through counter-terror

Supporting victims of torture and rebuilding lives

In a torture rehabilitation center in Northern Lebanon, Yusuf is receiving treatment for the painful electric shock he endured while being imprisoned for allegedly...

Sudan and chemical weapons – a serial offender?

An Amnesty International investigation that has put the spotlight on the Sudan government’s possible use of chemical weapons against civilians in the western region...

Trump’s travel ban gives the impression ‘people are not welcome,’ Loews Hotels CEO says

Jonathan Tisch, chairman and CEO of Loews Hotels and co-owner of the New York Giants, said Monday he's worried President Donald Trump's immigration policies...

Somaliland: 10 Gang rapists slammed with 15 years in prison

A court in Somaliland has sentenced ten men to 15-years in jail after they were found guilty of rape and sexual violence in a...

The most atrocious terrorist act ever!

An Isreali soldier bounces on a nine-year-old Palestinian child stepping down to the street.The frightened child starts crying, terrified. Another soldier runs in and...

MIGRANT CRISIS: “LET’S NOT PRETEND EUROPE’S RESPONSE IS WORKING” – UNITED NATIONS RIGHTS EXPERT...

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants, François Crépeau, today called on the European Union (EU) to establish a human...

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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...