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East African countries move to ban skin-bleaching products

East African countries move to ban skin-bleaching products

Sunday June 2, 2019photoj1A shop sells skin-lightening products in Accra, Ghana, July 3, 2018. Africa is experiencing a massive trend of skin bleaching, also called lightening or whitening, particularly in teenagers and young adults.East African count…

Liverpool win Champions League after Salah and Origi sink Tottenham

Liverpool win Champions League after Salah and Origi sink Tottenham

Saturday June 1, 2019Daniel TaylorLiverpool’s captain, Jordan Henderson, raises the Champions League trophy after their victory over Spurs in Madrid. Photograph: Javier Soriano/AFP/Getty Images By the end, it was difficult to think any of the Liverpoo…

SJS expresses concern over condition set on local journalist’s release

SJS expresses concern over condition set on local journalist’s release

Saturday June 1, 2019 Somali Journalists Syndicate (SJS) welcomes the release of Goobjoog media journalist Ali Adan Mumin who was released from police custody late on Friday 31 May, 2019. He spent four days in jail.Ads By Google The journalist’s…

UN strongly condemns murder of UN national staff security officer in Galkayo

UN strongly condemns murder of UN national staff security officer in Galkayo

Saturday June 1, 2019The Officer-in-Charge of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) and the Deputy Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General in Somalia, Raisedon Zenenga, condemned in the strongest possible terms the murde…

Mandera farmers find gold in sunflower farming

Mandera farmers find gold in sunflower farming

Saturday, June 01, 2019

About 50 kilometres north of Mandera Town lies Rhamu town, known more for its searing heat, huge flocks of livestock and occasional skirmishes between the majority Garre and minority Degodia Somali sub-clans over political com…

Uber will start deactivating riders with low ratings

Uber will start deactivating riders with low ratings

Saturday June 1, 2019Drivers currently face a risk of deactivation if their score falls below 4.6. Image: REUTERS/Brian Snyder
Uber is now requiring the same good behavior from riders that it has long expected from its drivers. Uber riders have always…

‘Game-changing’ new treatment for cancer patients available in Canada

‘Game-changing’ new treatment for cancer patients available in Canada

Saturday June 1, 2019Jackie VandintherIn the last three years, David Hutson has beaten both throat and skin cancer.
Now he’s hoping a new form of radiation treatment will help him overcome the prostate cancer he was diagnosed with last September.
Huts…

12 people killed in Virginia Beach shooting; suspect dead

12 people killed in Virginia Beach shooting; suspect dead

Saturday June 1, 2019A longtime city employee opened fire in a municipal building in Virginia Beach on Friday, killing 12 people on three floors and sending terrified co-workers scrambling for cover before police shot and killed him following a “long…

Saudi Arabia united the Arab world against Iran. That means conflict could be one step closer

Saudi Arabia united the Arab world against Iran. That means conflict could be one step closer

Saturday June 1, 2019by Nic Robertson, CNN
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (CNN)King Salman of Saudi Arabia has pulled off in Mecca what many had thought unlikely — getting 20 or so disparate Arab nations to unite in a common position against Iran.
And while th…

Muslims, Christians must help fight terrorists – Kenya president

Muslims, Christians must help fight terrorists – Kenya president

Saturday June 1, 2019Terrorists are criminals whose actions are not sanctioned by an religious groups and the fight against terrorism must he seen in that light according to Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta.Ads By Google The president on Thursday (May…