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Hirshabelle government refutes naming underage boy as Deputy DC of Gambole

0 Visits: 269 | Tuesday 20th March 2018 14:12:05
Interior Ministry of Hirshabelle administration on Monday dismissed allegations that it appointed underage boy as deputy district commissioner.

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Most families displaced in fatal Springfield fire will have permanent homes soon

0 Visits: 203 | Tuesday 20th March 2018 14:09:34
Most residents left homeless in the tragic fire that killed a man and two children Sunday morning are staying overnight in a city hotel and permanent housing has been arranged for nearly all displaced families.

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Somali Immigrants Have Abandoned Kansas Town After Bomb Plot

0 Visits: 257 | Tuesday 20th March 2018 14:07:19
Three militia members go on trial Tuesday for plotting to bomb Somali immigrants working in the Kansas Meatpacking Triangle

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Mother and her five children killed in House fire in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 220 | Monday 19th March 2018 15:35:23
Five children and their mother were killed in an early morning fire on Monday in Somali capital, Mogadishu.

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Rescue efforts underway after a commercial boat caught fire near Bosaso port

0 Visits: 358 | Monday 19th March 2018 15:31:52
Rescue efforts is underway after a commercial boat caught fire near Bosasso Port of Puntland State.

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Two Mombasa men arrested headed to Somalia to join Al-Shabaab

0 Visits: 219 | Monday 19th March 2018 15:21:39
Police are holding two men believed to be Al-Shabaab recruiters who were trying to sneak out of the country to join Al-Shabaab in Somalia.

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He owns much of Ethiopia. The Saudis won't say where they're keeping him.

0 Visits: 255 | Sunday 18th March 2018 14:47:06
But the gilded life of Sheikh Mohammed Hussein Al Amoudi took a sharp turn in November. Amoudi, the gregarious 71-year-old son of a Yemeni businessman and his Ethiopian wife,

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Book review: 'The Land between Two Rivers' painfully conveys the human cost of war

0 Visits: 214 | Saturday 17th March 2018 16:05:49
Tom Sleigh has devoted the best part of his career to poetry, both writing it and writing about it. However, after Interview with a Ghost (2006), a collection of essays which blended poetry and autobiography,

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Invisibilia: Inspired By 'American Idol,' Somali TV Show Aimed To Change The World

0 Visits: 200 | Saturday 17th March 2018 16:00:48
Welcome toInvisibiliaSeason 4! The NPR program andpodcastexplores the invisible forces that shape human behavior, and we here at Goats and Soda are joining in for the podcast's look athow a reality show in Somalia tried to do far more than crown a winning singer.The ultimate goal: to change human…

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Djibouti Sees China Involvement in Port as No Threat to U.S.

0 Visits: 313 | Friday 16th March 2018 11:29:19
Djibouti's government will embrace greater Chinese involvement in the nation's ports and sees no reasons for U.S. concern that its strategic interests may be threatened, Finance Minister Ilyas Dawaleh said.

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Kenyan police vow to enhance fight against terrorism

0 Visits: 203 | Thursday 15th March 2018 14:36:28
Kenyan police on Wednesday vowed to intensify fight against terrorism and warned criminal groups with any form of affiliation to terrorist groups that they will not be spared.

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E-Dahab Complies With Somaliland Govt Regulations on Money Transfer

0 Visits: 297 | Thursday 15th March 2018 14:19:11
Mobile money transfer company eDahab will comply with the new financial regulation set by the Somaliland government which mandates all mobile payments under $100 be made in Somaliland currency.

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Third group of Somali returnees from Libya arrive in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 208 | Wednesday 14th March 2018 18:01:13
The third group of Somalis stranded in Libyan jails arrived in Mogadishu on Wednesday as part the government move to evacuate its citizens from the war-torn country.

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Shucks, Finns: Finland tops 2018 global happiness index

0 Visits: 196 | Wednesday 14th March 2018 15:13:52
HELSINKI — Fans of skiing, saunas and Santa Claus won't be surprised to hear Finland is the happiest place to live.

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5,000 Ethiopians flee to Kenya after weekend shooting: Red Cross

0 Visits: 293 | Wednesday 14th March 2018 15:08:46
ADDIS ABABA - Nearly 5,000 people have fled to Kenya from the Ethiopian border town of Moyale after the weekend shooting of nine civilians by troops, the Kenyan Red Cross said Tuesday.

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Pilot Of Plane That Crashed In Nepal Reportedly Was Confused About Runway Approach

0 Visits: 192 | Tuesday 13th March 2018 15:07:25
The pilot on a US-Bangla Airlines flight that crashed at Nepal's main airport, killing 49 of the 71 people aboard, was apparently confused about which direction the plane should use to approach the runway.

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Kenya catering for 2000 Ethiopians who fled Moyale killings

0 Visits: 243 | Tuesday 13th March 2018 14:35:46
Kenyan authorities are receiving Ethiopians fleeing violence back home after security forces killed nine people and wounded a dozen others in a mistaken anti-terrorism fight.

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Kenya: Fall of Nasa looms as Raila 'snubs' meeting

0 Visits: 249 | Monday 12th March 2018 16:21:24
Cracks in the National Super Alliance widened on Sunday following revelations that opposition leader Raila Odinga will not attend a meeting of co-principals on Monday.

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US Spends $140m on terrorism fight in East Africa

0 Visits: 271 | Monday 12th March 2018 16:16:59
The US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, who is visiting the region, praised the work of the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) for stabilising the region.

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President Farmajo warns foreign countries against violating the sovereignty of Somalia

0 Visits: 332 | Sunday 11th March 2018 14:12:55
Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has warned foreign countries and companies against violating the sovereignty and unity of Somalia.

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