Somalia

Somalia News Headlines

  • Somalia envoy urges protection of businessmen in S. Sudan 27 Apr 2017 17:18 Sudan Tribune April 26, 2017 (JUBA) - The Somalia ambassador to South Sudan, Hussein Hajji Ahmed Mohamoud has urged the South Sudanese government to protection the Somalia businessmen in the war-torn, amid heavy deployment of troops in various parts of the capital, …
  • Irish aid worker claims starving children are dying on roads as 20 million risk starvation in Somalia 27 Apr 2017 15:12 Breaking News from Ireland One of Ireland’s most experienced aid workers has described the devastating famine-like conditions in Somalia as the worst she has ever seen. Concern Worldwide’s Regional Director for the Horn of Africa, Carol Morgan, said starving children are literally …
  • Somalia: More Media Workers Abducted 27 Apr 2017 14:18 Black Star News [International: Media Matters]   The Committee to Protect Journalists is deeply concerned about the safety of three journalists and their driver who were abducted by an unknown armed group two days ago. Somali photojournalist Abdifatah Mohamed Elmi and …
  • Somalia’s pirates are back in business 27 Apr 2017 07:46 Gulf News A masked Somali pirate stands near a hijacked Taiwanese fishing vessel n the once-bustling pirate den of Hobyo, Somalia After being all but stamped out by international naval forces following its late-2000s heyday, piracy has made a sudden return to the …
  • Somalia: Somalia: Shelter Cluster Factsheet, March 2017 27 Apr 2017 06:44 Relief Web CLUSTER SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES SO1: Contribute to the protection of newly displaced people and those affected by natural hazards. (NFIs, ESKs) SO2: Improve the living conditions of the protracted internally displaced persons (Transitional shelters, NFIs) SO3 …
  • Somalia: Shelter Cluster Factsheet, March 2017 27 Apr 2017 05:09 Relief Web CLUSTER SPECIFIC OBJECTIVES SO1: Contribute to the protection of newly displaced people and those affected by natural hazards. (NFIs, ESKs) SO2: Improve the living conditions of the protracted internally displaced persons (Transitional shelters, NFIs) SO3 …
  • Kuwaiti medical team arrives in Somalia to provide assistance 27 Apr 2017 03:43 Kuna.net.kw By Nasser Al-Otaibi HARGESIA, Somalia, April 26 (KUNA) -- A Kuwaiti medical team arrived late Tuesday to Somalia on a trip to carry out several operations and provide treatment. Speaking to KUNA, Somali Presidential Affairs Minister Mahmoud Hashi lauded …
  • Kuwaiti medical team arrives in Somalia to provide assistance 27 Apr 2017 03:07 Kuna.net.kw
  • Somalia: Somalia Rainfall Forecast Issued: 26/04/2017 26 Apr 2017 16:30 Relief Web The rainfall forecast for the next 24 hours (Map 1) indicates light to moderate rains in parts of northern areas of the country especially in Togdheer, Sanag, Sool, Bari and Nugaal regions. Other parts of the country will remain dry within the day. The …
  • Somalia: First conference for Somali women legislators opens in Mogadishu 26 Apr 2017 16:29 Relief Web Mogadishu, 24 April 2017 - Somali women parliamentarians attended the opening of the first annual consultative conference since the conclusion of the 2016 electoral process to discuss their roles in legislative assemblies. The conference was opened by the …