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Dahabshiil Provides Vital Service for African Community

Dahabshiil Provides Vital Service for African Community

Wednesday November 20, 2019CEO of money transfer service speak exclusively to African Business Review on why his company means more to him than just making money.
The story behind international money transfer Dahabshiil truly is one of rags to riches….

Kenya risks losing port to China casting shadow over India’s outreach in Eastern Africa

Kenya risks losing port to China casting shadow over India’s outreach in Eastern Africa

Wednesday November 20, 2019By Dipanjan Roy ChaudhuryKenya risks losing the lucrative Mombasa port to China. AgenciesChina is now the single largest financier for infrastructure in Africa, funding one-in-five projects and constructing every third one, …

At Least Two People Dead in Ethnic Clashes in Dire Dawa City

At Least Two People Dead in Ethnic Clashes in Dire Dawa City

Wednesday November 20, 2019November 19, 2019 (Ezega.com) — At least two people have been killed and ten others wounded in ethnic clashes in Dire Dawa, Ethiopian eastern city.
Eyewitness told Ezega.com the clashes involved members of ethnic Somali and…

WHO seeks 1.38 mln USD for flood-hit Somalia

WHO seeks 1.38 mln USD for flood-hit Somalia

Tuesday November 19, 2019The World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday it is seeking additional support of 1.38 million U.S. dollars to further scale up and sustain its current surge operations in the flood-affected districts of Somalia.Ads By Goo…

‘We have nothing’: Somalia floods raise spectre of famine

‘We have nothing’: Somalia floods raise spectre of famine

Abdalle Ahmed Mumin in Nairobi and Jason BurkeTuesday November 19, 2019
Somali children wade through flood waters after heavy rain in Mogadishu. Photograph: Feisal Omar/Reuters Communities already hit by war and drought face fresh disaster as 370,000…

UN, AU welcome Kenya-Somalia rapprochement

UN, AU welcome Kenya-Somalia rapprochement

Tuesday November 19, 2019The UN and other Somalia’s partners on Saturday said the recent decision by Kenya and Somalia to normalise their relations will help the region to concentrate on security challenges in the Horn of Africa.Ads By Google In a st…

Somalia refutes claims of Italian funds withdrawal over delays

Somalia refutes claims of Italian funds withdrawal over delays

Tuesday November 19, 2019MOGADISHU (HOL) – Somali government has denied claims the Italian government has held back €6 million meant for rehabilitation of Shabelle river banks over failure to submit funding proposals.Ads By Google Planning Minister G…

Football may further strengthen Turkey-Somalia relations

Football may further strengthen Turkey-Somalia relations

Tuesday November 19, 2019Turkey is a nation which is football-mad. When it comes to passion for football, Turkish fans are among the most committed. Turkish football is watched all over the world from coffee shops in London to, now, across Somalia. S…

Italy withholds €6m for rehabilitation of Shabelle river banks after Somalia fails to submit proposals

Italy withholds €6m for rehabilitation of Shabelle river banks after Somalia fails to submit proposals

Tuesday November 19, 2019ROME (HOL) – The government of Italy has withheld €6 million meant for rehabilitation of Shabelle river to end perennial flooding in Beletweyne after Somalia failed to apply for the grants.Ads By Google A report by the Italia…

British-Somali writer Nadifa Mohamed

British-Somali writer Nadifa Mohamed

Tuesday November 19, 2019Nadifa Mohamed FRSL, born 1981, is a Somali-British novelist. She featured on Granta magazine’s list of “Best of Young British Novelists” in 2013, and in 2014 on the Africa39 list of writers aged under 40 with potential and ta…