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Badhan:- When Little Gifts Go a long Way

0 Visits: 455 | Friday January 20, 2017 - 03:39:16
On May 10, 2014, a significant medical accomplishment took place in a town called Badhan that is located in the Northeast of Somalia. On that day, the first Cesarean operation in the region was successfully performed at the Badhan Community Hospital.

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Prof. Abdiweli's Administration: Three Years of Chronic Corruption

0 Visits: 271 | Thursday January 19, 2017 - 04:18:11
The trouble with Africa is simply and squarely a failure of leadership. There is nothing basically wrong with the African character. There is nothing wrong with the African land or climate or water or air or anything else. The African problem is the unwillingness or inability of its leaders to rise…

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Somalia: Senator Farole supports Int'l community's calls, criticises NLF for manipulation of the election

0 Visits: 224 | Friday December 23, 2016 - 22:03:49
Former Puntland President and Federal Senator, Abdirahman Mohamed Farole, has lamented the mishandling of the Somali electoral process that overshadowed by corruption, irregularities and intimidations, Garowe Online reports. Speaking during a press conference held at his residence on Friday in the state…

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Puntland's Fraudulent Selection and Misplacement of Warsangeli Members of the Somali Federal Parliament

0 Visits: 408 | Wednesday October 26, 2016 - 08:34:04
REF/PRS /OP/OCT. 23, 2016 PRESS RELEASE October 23, 2016 Subject: Puntland's Fraudulent Selection and Misplacement of Warsangeli Members of the Somali Federal Parliament The Interim Government of Northeast State of Somalia condemns Abdiweli Mohamed Gaas, President of Puntland State, for the spiteful…

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Somalia: ​Protest turns violent in Las Anod, 2 killed and 4 wounded

0 Visits: 475 | Monday September 05, 2016 - 13:04:47
At least 2 people killed and 4 others wounded after violent demonstration broke out in Las Anod, the capital city of Sool province of Somalia, Garowe online reports. The protest started after angry people held a rally against recent killing of Dhabshil Bank official. Local police attempted to break…

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Somalia: Puntland Forces closes Golis compay Garowe HQ

0 Visits: 400 | Monday September 05, 2016 - 13:03:04
State Presidential security units on Sunday morning closed the headquarter of Golis Telecommunication Company in the capital on order from the government, barring staff from entering their offices, Garowe Online reports. Golis company official confirmed on a condition of anonymity the closure of the…

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VOA Somali Town Hall Connects Minnesota, Mogadishu

0 Visits: 356 | Monday September 05, 2016 - 03:10:57
WASHINGTON — Somalia's president, Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud, answered questions about terrorism and the Somali diaspora in a town hall hosted by VOA's Somali Service. The program is the first of its kind to connect Mogadishu, the capital city of Somalia, with Saint Paul City, in Minnesota, home…

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UN: 30 Somali journalists were killed since 2012

0 Visits: 282 | Monday September 05, 2016 - 03:08:23
A UN report on freedom of expression in Somalia released Sunday describes progress in state-building in Somalia, but also shows the very challenging environment that continues to confront journalists, human rights defenders and political leaders, including numerous killings, arrests, intimidation and…

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Robert Mugabe lambasts Zimbabwe judges over protests

0 Visits: 310 | Monday September 05, 2016 - 02:24:59
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has criticised judges who give permission for anti-government protests which later turn violent. He said the judges showed a reckless disregard for peace, and warned that they should not dare to be negligent when making decisions. The opposition has accused him of…

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Ex Galmudug president warns war in Galkayo City

0 Visits: 554 | Monday August 29, 2016 - 05:35:56
Former Galmudug president and Somali police boss Gen Abdi Hassan Awale Qeybdid has warned war in Galkayo after Puntland banned vehicles from the city's south to enter its territory. "Galkayo town is on the brink of civil war because of Puntland's restriction of public transportation from…

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Puntland seizes Galmudug-bound army vehicles

0 Visits: 563 | Monday August 29, 2016 - 05:32:36
Puntland state authority said security forces in Garowe have seized four military vehicles, including a bullet-proof car heading to its rival Galmudug. The detained vehicles are reportedly imported at Bosaso seaport and aimed to travel to Galmudug state-administered southern Galkacyo, according to reports.

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Somalia:- President calls for support in defeating Al Shabaab

0 Visits: 332 | Monday August 29, 2016 - 05:30:00
Somali president, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has urged African leaders to find lasting solutions to combat threats of terrorism in the continent to achieve Pan-African development agenda. Speaking at the opening of the sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI), President Mohamud…

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Somalia: Deadly explosion reported in Bardera

0 Visits: 332 | Monday August 29, 2016 - 05:23:41
Bomb blast has targeted Somali government troops, leaving at least two soldiers dead and four others wounded according to witnesses. Security forces afterwards opened fire indiscriminately, and harmed civilian bystanders, sources have added

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Former Puntland Parliament Speaker sends condolences on of late Ugas Abdullahi isse Nour

0 Visits: 632 | Monday August 22, 2016 - 05:14:04
(Bosaso-Galgalanews) Former Puntland Parliament Speaker Said Hassan Shire has sent his condolences to the family, friends and relatives of the late Ugas Abdullahi Isse Nour, he one of the most popular Elders in Sool Region.

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Somalia: 19 killed in Galkayo suicide bombings [Update]

0 Visits: 499 | Monday August 22, 2016 - 04:24:12
At least 19 people including ten government soldiers have been killed and 43 others wounded after suicide bombers tore through busy market and Galkayo municipality complex on Sunday morning, Garowe Online reports. Witnesses said, a bomb-laden truck firstly smashed into a busy Dayaha market, followed…

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Somaliland: "Unity is in Our Self-Interest" Dr Haglatosie

0 Visits: 428 | Monday August 22, 2016 - 04:22:50
The Somaliland health minister Dr Suleiman Esse Haglatosie urges Buhoodle community

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US' Biden to visit Turkey later this month

0 Visits: 343 | Monday August 15, 2016 - 06:02:30
Vice President Joe Biden will meet senior Turkish officials later this month in Turkey, the White House announced Saturday. "While in Ankara, the vice president will meet with President Erdogan and Prime Minister Yildirim to discuss the U.S.-Turkey relationship and a range of issues of importance…

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Somali forces arrest local journalist in Beledweyne

0 Visits: 409 | Monday August 15, 2016 - 05:56:29
A media colleague says Somali security forces have detained a local journalist in the central town of Beledweyne on Saturday night. Ali Dahir Herow (Ali Kuluc), the journalist has been arrested for allegedly working with the newly crowned Hawadle clan chief Ugas Hassan Ugas Khilaf.

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Puntland Military Court Executes Officer over killing

0 Visits: 465 | Monday August 15, 2016 - 05:50:42
A military court in Somalia's northeastern semi-autonomous region of Puntland State has executed an army officer by firing squad in Garowe city on Sunday (August 14, 2016).

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Somaliland:President Silanyo Reshuffles Cabinet and appoints New Ministers

0 Visits: 343 | Monday August 15, 2016 - 05:16:02
HARGEISA (Somalilandsun) – Several new faces have joined the government in senior positions with other prominent ones getting the axe. This follows a major reshuffle by president Ahmed Mahmud Silanyo that has seen new General's assume command of various branches of the armed forces, senior cabinet…

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