Saturday, June 6, 2020
A stark hunger outlook means finding new ways to reach Somalis in need Sahra from Somaliland checks her phone for her first payment – assistance from FAO through the agency’s mobile money programme. FAO Representative in Somalia Etienne Peterschmitt discusses COVID-19...
Your Excellency, this year, the sighting of the Eid Al Fider New Moon has exposed that the Somali speaking region of the Horn of Africa is govern by a group of uncontrolled Wadaads, with the exception of Djibouti where...
The total number of COVID-19 cases in Somaliland has surged to 217, with 14 more confirmed cases reported on Tuesday, according to a release from the Ministry of Health. According to the ministry’s release, 21 patients have recovered from the...
The former British Protectorate in the Horn of Africa, officially known as the Republic of Somaliland is arguably the most democratic state in Eastern Africa, with many success stories that hardly imaginable to happen in the continent, yet the...
IOM became the first agency to establish handwashing stations and awareness in the mentioned point of entries during this pandemic crisis. People crossing the border between Somaliland and Ethiopia and Wajale community will benefit from these services. Goth Mohamed Goth The IOM...
Somalia opposition parties have issued a statement in which they expressed grave concern over the increasing presence of non-AMISOM troops from the Ethiopian National Defense Force in several parts of Somalia. In a statement jointly seen by opposition political parties...
Somaliland head of mission to Kenya, Bashe Awil has repudiated speculations circulated by Somalia’s government which claimed that he was detained in Nairobi for unconfirmed charges. In a bid the head of a liaison office to Kenya, Bashe Awil has...
Maryama Sheikh Mohamed Adan, a mother of six, who lives in the northern Somali city of Lasanod, told Radio Ergo that she is not able to cover her family’s needs since her husband lost his job and stopped sending...
WASHINGTON, May 20, 2020 – While the Horn of Africa’s borderland communities have historically been politically neglected, a new World Bank report says policies for these regions can create pathways to socio-economic progression. STORY HIGHLIGHTS The Horn of...
Statement by Maria Arena, Chair of the European Parliament’s Subcommittee on Human Rights, on the continuous attacks on journalists and restrictions on media freedom in Somalia. “I pay tribute to Somali journalists who risk their lives in the fight to...