Saturday, January 18, 2020

Somalia Flooding Renders Over Two Hundred Thousand Victims Homeless

With food reserves destroyed and people displaced, children, mothers, elderly at particular risk of hunger, illness At least 273,000 people had to flee severe flooding...

Somalia: Dahabshiil Donates $150,000 Relief Assistance to Floods Affected People in Beledweyne

PRESS RELEASE The chairman and board members of Dahabshiil group of companies also send their deepest condolences to the families of victims who perished in...

United States Continues to Grant Waivers to Countries Like Somalia Violating Anti-Child Soldier Law

The White House recently announced the US was granting full or partial waivers to the Child Soldiers Prevention Act (CSPA) to Afghanistan, Democratic Republic...

Kenya and Somalia’s maritime dispute: One winner, two losers?

The ICJ hearing comes with high risks for both sides. Its postponement offers the interdependent neighbours another chance to talk. If and when Kenya and...

Somalia Floods and Rains Update

Compared to the previous three weeks, there has been a reduction of rainfall activities in most parts of Somalia as well as the Ethiopian...

UN Issues Alert on Tropical Storm Expected to Hit Somaliland, Puntland

The United Nations food agency on Tuesday warned against imminent tropical storm heading to northern Somalia, more than a year after tropical cyclone caused...

Somalia FESOJ Welcomes Somaliland Journalist Turncoats to Mogadishu

Federation of Somali Journalists (FESOJ) welcomed to Mogadishu three journalists working for the privately-owned Hadhwanaag online media who had fled their station in Hargeysa...

Jailed Somali Pirates Hit with Fresh Terrorism Charges

Two alleged Somali pirates previously accused of kidnapping an American journalist and holding him for more than two and a half years were hit with fresh...

Somalia Looks For More Foreign Aid, Debt Relief Without Accounting for Missing Cash

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said in a January 2010 speech that "development was once the province of humanitarians, charities, and governments looking to gain allies...

‘I became a whistleblower and lost my job’: the remarkable story of WorldRemit founder...

Poor experiences in sending money abroad inspired Ismail Ahmed to build WorldRemit – now it's on the verge of becoming a unicorn A refugee from...

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Khadar Hussein Seeks Berth to Build Another Ambassador Hotel in Djibouti

The manager of one of Hargeisa's leading hotels, Khader Aden Hussein, arrived in Djibouti in December 2019. He is hoping to set up a new Ambassador Hotel similar...
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Ex-Taleh Mayor for Puntland Moves Over to Somaliland

Eiman Ali Farah, a Mayor the Federal Puntland State of Somalia appointed to Taleh of Haysimo region, moved over to Somaliland, Thursday, renouncing his...

Al-Shabab Attacks Killed 4,000 in Past Decade, Says Data-Gathering Group

Somali militant group al-Shabab recently said it does not intentionally target Muslims – but a new report indicates that whatever its intentions, the group...