Monday, February 19, 2018

After emerging from the Red River, Somali man seeking asylum now mired in red...

The Somalian man who swam down the Red River into Canada to make a refugee claim caught the attention of people from coast to...

Hungary builds 100 mile fence to keep out immigrants

Hungary has built a 100 mile long razor wire fence to keep out migrants. The central European country built the fence along their Serbian...

UNHCR Yemen Update: 9 of 10 arrivals to Somaliland, Puntland & SC regions are...

HIGHLIGHTS During the reporting period, a total of 2,616 individuals arrived in Somalia from Yemen to Berbera, Somaliland (73 persons) and Bossaso, Puntland (2,543...

More than half of people in developed nations think their country has too many...

Just under half of the population in 24 developed nations feel that immigration is causing their country to change negatively, according to a new...

Return to Somalia: No longer a refugee

The flight took just one hour, but for 26 year old Fatuma and the 115 Somalis on board, it was the journey of a...

Swaziland calls Somali migrants ‘health hazard’ and ‘nuisance

Somali refugees fleeing conflict in their home nation have travelled to almost every country around the globe in search of security and opportunity. Most...

Boat Carrying Migrants Capsizes Off Libya, Killing 25

About 400 people are saved while rescue operations continue.About 25 people died when a fishing boat carrying hundreds of migrants capsized on Wednesday in...

Almost 100,000 flee Yemen in four months since fighting started

Almost 100,000 people have fled Yemen since conflict erupted there in late March, but the UN refugee agency warned on Tuesday that its regional...

Evict illegal immigrants or face jail, landlords told

Landlords will be allowed to evict illegal immigrants without a court order under new laws announced by the Government. Those who fail to remove illegal...

“They were looking for young girls” – Women refugees tell of sexual violence

The fighting in Sierra Leone had been going almost half her young life when the soldiers of the Revolutionary United Front came to her...

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Somalia & Somaliland: 2 Worlds Apart

As part of my 2018 charity project I am running in 3 of the world’s most dangerous countries. I have chosen Iraq, Afghanistan and...

Dahabshil Bank Trains Staff, Officers on Internal Control and Risk Management

Dahabshil Bank International (DBI) has conducted a seven-day training for its staff and officers on internal control and risk management. The training was conducted by...

Ethiopia’s leadership race: Lemma Megersa at the front

The surprise resignation of Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has got some people looking at Oromo leader Lemma Megersa as a potential successor Until recently,...