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Growing up as a Welsh Somali - WalesOnline

Somali news ticker - Sat, 2018-05-19 04:58

Growing up as a Welsh Somali
WalesOnline
She said: “I feel like when someone relates to Somaliland/Somalia they just think about the pirates and al-Shabab and the terrorist groups but obviously they don't represent our religion. “Because more time it's not down to the fact they are Somalis it ...

Europe/Middle East/Africa Retail POS Terminal Market 2017-2022 - PR Newswire (press release)

East Africa news ticker - Fri, 2018-05-18 23:04

Europe/Middle East/Africa Retail POS Terminal Market 2017-2022
PR Newswire (press release)
DUBLIN, May 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --. The "EMEA Retail POS Terminal Market Study" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Macroeconomic issues in the Europe/Middle East/Africa region continue to cause fluctuations in the POS ...

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Somali community leaders respond to Fox 9 daycare fraud report ... - KMSP-TV

Somali news ticker - Fri, 2018-05-18 21:30

KMSP-TV

Somali community leaders respond to Fox 9 daycare fraud report ...
KMSP-TV
Leaders in Minnesota's Somali business community are responding to questions about suitcases of cash leaving on flights out of Minneapolis-St. Paul ...
Local Media Attack FOX 9 News For Reporting Somali Daycare FraudAlpha News MN

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Bank Group Organizes a Workshop for Sharing Best Practices in Somalia's Electricity Industry - AllAfrica.com

Somali news ticker - Fri, 2018-05-18 21:07

Bank Group Organizes a Workshop for Sharing Best Practices in Somalia's Electricity Industry
AllAfrica.com
The Workshop also served as a platform for guidance on developing renewable energy in Somalia, including data on the most suitable technologies and providers. Participants examined the organizational aspects of the Somali Electrification Institute (SEI ...

East Africa 'on high alert' over Ebola: regional bloc - News24

East Africa news ticker - Fri, 2018-05-18 18:15

News24

East Africa 'on high alert' over Ebola: regional bloc
News24
The East African Community regional bloc said in a statement on Friday it was on "high alert" following an Ebola outbreak in neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo. "Five out of six EAC partner states share borders with the DRC, and all of them ...
UN, East Africa boost response as Ebola death toll rises to 25 in DR CongoThe Straits Times
UN, East Africa boost response as Ebola toll mounts in DR CongoMedical Xpress
East Africa 'On High Alert' Over EbolaAllAfrica.com

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Hippo Poo is Suffocating Fish in East Africa - Gizmodo UK

East Africa news ticker - Fri, 2018-05-18 16:05

Gizmodo UK

Hippo Poo is Suffocating Fish in East Africa
Gizmodo UK
Usually, dumping fish-killing garbage into rivers is a human's job. But hippos seem to be doing it, too, through their routine mass pooping events. At least, that's what a team of scientists in the United States found in a new study. They observed ...

UAE port deal with Somaliland stirs up trouble in the Horn - Reliefweb

Somali news ticker - Fri, 2018-05-18 14:45

UAE port deal with Somaliland stirs up trouble in the Horn
Reliefweb
Tensions between Somalia and the self-proclaimed independent Somaliland have flared up following a new tripartite deal between the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Ethiopia and Somaliland over Berbera Port. This takes place against the backdrop of fragile ...

East Africa: Regional Court to Judge Schools Ban for Pregnant Girls ... - AllAfrica.com

East Africa news ticker - Fri, 2018-05-18 11:45

AllAfrica.com

East Africa: Regional Court to Judge Schools Ban for Pregnant Girls ...
AllAfrica.com
Dakar — Sierra Leone introduced the ban in 2015 after a rise in rape, abuse and poverty during the deadly Ebola outbreak. A West African court is to examine a ...

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East Africa: We Are the Lions, Mr. Manager - AllAfrica.com

East Africa news ticker - Fri, 2018-05-18 09:13

East Africa: We Are the Lions, Mr. Manager
AllAfrica.com
In March 2018, Awaaz carried an article by Ramnik Shah titled "Jayaben Desai: A Legend". I don't know how many people in East Africa and beyond read this excellent homage to Jayaben. I take the occasion of the celebration of the May Day this year to ...

The Turkish-Qatari drive to control Mogadishu - Africa Intelligence

Somali news ticker - Fri, 2018-05-18 03:48

The Turkish-Qatari drive to control Mogadishu
Africa Intelligence
In order to impose themselves in Somalia, Qatar and Turkey are relying on a network of imams to preach their political vision in the country. The former Turkish prime minister Ahmet Davutoglu was the first to promote the idea that clerics should act as ...

MBA accuses Somalia of being behind the Puntland attack - Africa Intelligence

Somali news ticker - Fri, 2018-05-18 03:47

MBA accuses Somalia of being behind the Puntland attack
Africa Intelligence
Western donors, on whom Somalia is dependent, will threaten to freeze aid and development assistance to both Somaliland and Somalia if the warring parties do not reach a peace agreement rapidly. They thereby hope to persuade them to resume a political ...

Hippo Poo Is Suffocating Fish in East Africa - Gizmodo - Gizmodo

East Africa news ticker - Thu, 2018-05-17 21:20

Gizmodo

Hippo Poo Is Suffocating Fish in East Africa - Gizmodo
Gizmodo
Usually, dumping fish-killing garbage into rivers is a human's job. But hippos seem to be doing it, too, through their routine mass pooping events.

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Amisom presence in Somalia nears crucial phase - Daily Nation - Daily Nation

Somali news ticker - Thu, 2018-05-17 20:45

Daily Nation

Amisom presence in Somalia nears crucial phase - Daily Nation
Daily Nation
Nearly seven years after Kenyan troops crossed the border to fight the Al-Shabaab in Somalia, the war has entered a crucial phase which could see the soldiers ...

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AU Special Representative for Somalia reiterates support for transition plan - Reliefweb

Somali news ticker - Thu, 2018-05-17 18:49

AU Special Representative for Somalia reiterates support for transition plan
Reliefweb
Mogadishu, 17 May 2018 - The top African Union Special Representative for Somalia Ambassador Francisco Madeira has reiterated AMISOM's support for the recently endorsed transition plan but called for a cautious implementation to protect gains made in ...

Somalia: Belet Weyne Town / Belet Weyne District / Hiiran Region: Imagery analysis: 5 May 2018 | Published 17 May ... - Reliefweb

Somali news ticker - Thu, 2018-05-17 16:56

Reliefweb

Somalia: Belet Weyne Town / Belet Weyne District / Hiiran Region: Imagery analysis: 5 May 2018 | Published 17 May ...
Reliefweb
Satellite detected water & building damage assessment over Belet Weyne Town, Somalia. This map illustrates satellite-detected flood water extent and potentially damaged buildings within the town of Belet Weyne in Belet Weyne District,Hiiran Region, ...

Bosch East Africa to offer civil and structural engineering services - Construction and Civil Engineering News (press release) (blog)

East Africa news ticker - Thu, 2018-05-17 14:32

Construction and Civil Engineering News (press release) (blog)

Bosch East Africa to offer civil and structural engineering services
Construction and Civil Engineering News (press release) (blog)
Bosch East Africa, which is based in Nairobi, Kenya, has shown substantial growth over the last five years in the building services sector, offering electrical, mechanical, HVAC and project management services for residential, industrial and commercial ...

East Africa broadband connections to hit 186 million by 2022 | The ... - The Star, Kenya

East Africa news ticker - Thu, 2018-05-17 06:54

The Star, Kenya

East Africa broadband connections to hit 186 million by 2022 | The ...
The Star, Kenya
"The growth of mobile broadband will be powered by increased deployment and upgrade of 3G and 4G LTE networks, as well as a rise in smart phone ...

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'For me it's like a murder': the surge in sexual attacks on children in Somalia - The Guardian

Somali news ticker - Thu, 2018-05-17 06:00

The Guardian

'For me it's like a murder': the surge in sexual attacks on children in Somalia
The Guardian
In Somaliland, northern Somalia, a long-awaited rape bill is yet to be passed into law following a historic approval by parliament and elders in January this year. Since then a record number of 54 rape cases were reported in the state in just three ...