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Somaliland: Kuwait delivers on drought relief promises

The Emirate of Kuwait delivered airborne food and medical supplies destined for the drought-affected pastoralists of the Republic of Somaliland. The supplies aboard a military...

Somaliland: The Ancient Lost Kingdom of Punt is Finally Found?

Tourists from all over the world are welcomed in Upper Egypt to admire temples and learn about the fascinating history of ancient pharaohs. However,...

Climate report warns of killer storms, rising seas in near future

A sobering new report on the impact of climate change finds that extreme weather like killer storms and high-rising seas could be mere decades,...

Extra €165m from EU for drought crisis in South Sudan, Somalia, Ethiopia

The EU announced on Friday (17 March) a further €165m for drought-stricken parts of eastern Africa, during a visit by Foreign Affairs chief Federica...

Richest American Families with immigrant roots

1. Du Pont family The Du Ponts trace their fortune to Eleuthère Irénée “E.I.” du Pont (1771-1834; pictured). A prisoner during the French Revolution, he fled...

Blacksmiths out of work as Somaliland pastoralists migrate in search of survival

Deeq Mohamed Ali, a metal worker in Hargeisa, has been frustrated by the lack of business in the last few months, as the drought...

Ethiopia says to launch satellite into orbit in 3 to 5 years

Ethiopia says it will launch a civilian satellite into orbit in three to five years to better predict weather conditions and for remote sensing...

El Niño rains cause 100 deaths, 70,000 displaced in Kenya – UN agency

At least 100 people have died since October following El Niño rains in Kenya. An estimated 70,000 others have been displaced by the resulting floods,...

Somaliland’s children dying as drought and border dispute create fatal mix

It's being described as the worst humanitarian crisis since World War II. More than 20 million people are at risk of starvation, mostly in...

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Somaliland Calls Somalia Attempts to Re-Write Dialogue Terms ‘Bluster’ and ‘Distraction’

In response to Somalia's accelerated measures to make it appears to the international community that the Republic of Somaliland is nothing but another of...

Trafficking in Persons in Conflict Contexts: What is a Realistic Response from Africa?

This brief draws on field research conducted on trafficking in persons in four protracted conflicts in Africa – Central African Republic, Libya, Nigeria and...

The Gold Producing Potential Of Somaliland

This short article sheds more light on Somaliland’s gold potential and the greater possibility of becoming one of the last mining destinations in East...