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Somaliland: Dahabshiil Group Hands Over Second Consignment of COVID-19 Medical Equipment Ministry of...

Hargeisa-Dahabshiil group of companies on Sunday handed over the second consignment of medical equipment to help the government of Somaliland stem the coronavirus pandemic. Mr....

WHO Chatbot on Facebook Ignores Taiwan, Unhelpful in Somaliland

World Health Organization Facebook messenger bot ignores all questions relating to Taiwan Netizens on Sunday (July 19) began noticing that the World Health Organization's (WHO)...

Democratisation On Hold In Somalia As First-Past-The-Post Election Is Postponed

Somalia has announced the postponement of its parliamentary elections until February 2021 and presidential elections until August next year, citing security and technical issues. The country was...

Over 200 More Covid-19 Related Deaths Recorded in South Africa

South Africa has reported a further 216 Covid-19-related deaths, bringing the total number to 4 669, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said on Thursday. Seven deaths...

East Africa Still the Fastest Growing Region in Africa Despite the COVID-19 Pandemic

Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, the region's economic growth was projected at more than 5 percent, well above continent's average of 3.3 percent and...

Bristolian Somalilanders Send Covid-19 Money to Somaliland

A community in Bristol has raised money to help family and friends in the self-declared republic of Somaliland cope with the coronavirus pandemic. Mohamed Sayaqle...
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US Breaks Record for New Virus Cases as 38,000 Reported in Single Day

The US has reported its highest single day of new cases of coronavirus as numbers continue to surge in multiple states. The US has reported...
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Somaliland Lifts All Covid19-Related Restrictions Without Credibly Justifying the Move

The Republic of Somaliland's Covid-19 Preparedness national committee announced, Tuesday, that all restrictions previously imposed to prevent the intensity and spread of the pandemic...

US Reports 30,000 Daily Coronavirus Cases, Highest Number Since May 1

The U.S reported some 30,000 new coronavirus cases on Friday, the highest number of daily infections recorded since May 1, according to data compiled by Johns...

Study Reveals Blood Type ‘O’ Is Less Likely to Catch COVID-19 While Type ‘A’...

A genetic analysis of COVID-19 patients suggests that blood type might influence whether someone develops severe disease. Scientists who compared the genes of thousands of...

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Somaliland: Using a Solar Minigrid, Villagers Leave Behind Brackish Water

A solar array – complete with battery storage and remote monitoring and control capabilities – has been transforming brackish groundwater into fresh drinking water...

Kenyan Traders Lose KShs 8 Milion as Somalia Turns Away a Miraa Cargo Flight...

Miraa traders are up in arms after another plane ferrying 11 tonnes of the produce to Puntland in Somalia was turned back for allegedly...

US Africa Command Plans to Move Headquarters, But not to Africa

US President Donald Trump has ordered the US military's Africa Command (Africom) to move its headquarters out of Germany, the force's commander said on...