Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Somaliland Market Fire: UN Team Dispatched to Back Needs Assessment

In response to the destruction caused by a blaze in Hargeisa, the United Nations deployed an inter-agency team of technical experts to work with...

Twin Cities Somali Community Raises Funds After Devastating Somaliland Fire

A benefit dinner was being held in St. Paul on Saturday night. On the eve of Ramadan, Abdi Warfa, a faculty member at the University...

Ethiopia Keeps Arresting Former Tigrayan Officials

Ethiopian authorities have detained several senior officials from Tigray, including members of the government's last administration in the conflict-ravaged region, the head of the...

UAE to Donate US$85 Million to Offset Horn of Africa Humanitarian Challenges

The UAE announced on Wednesday an aid of $85 million (Dh312.63 million) to support humanitarian operations in Ethiopia. In coordination with the Famine Relief Fund,...

Dahabshiil Foundation Sends 4000 Water Buzzer Trucks to Drought-affected families

The Dahabshiil Charity Foundation which is part of the Dahabshiil Group of Companies has donated 4000 water buzzer trucks to drought-affected people in Somali-speaking...

UN’s Adam Abdelmoula Calls for Urgent Humanitarian Drought Relief to Somaliland

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The United Nations top relief official in Somalia on Monday called for urgent humanitarian support to drought-affected communities in Somalia's northern region of Somaliland. Adam...

UK Pledges Somalia an Additional £8 Million to Mitigate Drought Effect

Following talks with Somalia's caretaker Prime Minister, Mohamed Hussein Rooble, the United Kingdom announced a further £8 million contribution to the drought-threatened Eastern Africa...

Ethiopia: More Than a Quarter of the Tigrayan Population Face Starvation

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Nearly 40 percent of people in Ethiopia's Tigray are suffering "an extreme lack of food" in the face of an extended de-facto blockade of...

Somalis Under Xenophobic Attacks in Turkey

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For years, Somalis have contributed handsomely to the Turkish economy, but now the prosperity of the group has become a target of abuse in...

Study Reveals the Violence Migrant Women Face Across the Globe

There were seven women and three children among the 27 people who tragically lost their lives in the English Channel recently. Women and children are frequently...