{Bloomsbury Somali Studies Group} Invitation to the launch of Somali Week Festival

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Kayd Somali Arts and Culture would like to invite you to the launch event of the Somali Week Festival 2014,Friday 17th October at 6pm at Oxford House in Bethnal Green, Derbyshire Street, London, E2 6HG.    The event will be chaired by Mohammed Adow, Somali journalist from Aljazeera   We are delighted that H.M. Ambassador Neil Wigan will More...

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By SomalilandPress On Wednesday, October 15th, 2014
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Somalia:The FCO – Battling for Britain in Troubled Times

Straightened times have a wonderful way of concentrating minds, so much so that even the UK’s Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) has found itself having to tack its sails to a new wind – namely economic More...

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By SomalilandPress On Tuesday, October 14th, 2014
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Ebola: Sierra-Leone soldiers bound for Somalia quarantined

A battalion of 800 Sierra Leonean soldiers awaiting deployment as peacekeepers in Somalia has been placed in quarantine after one of the members tested positive for the deadly Ebola virus. Military officials said More...

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By SomalilandPress On Tuesday, October 14th, 2014
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Somalia:SRSG Nickolas Kay breifing to the Security Council

14 October 2014 AS DELIVERED Madam President Thank you for the opportunity to brief the Council I am particularly pleased to be doing so alongside the new Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African More...

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By MGoth On Monday, October 13th, 2014
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Somali government as corrupt, Shebab as deadly as ever- UN experts

War-torn Somalia`s government remains riddled with corruption while Shebab Islamists are as deadly as ever, United Nations investigators warned in a damming report seen by AFP Monday. The report also documents that More...

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By MGoth On Monday, October 13th, 2014
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AU Special Representative condemns last night’s suicide attack.

Mogadishu-October 13, 2014: The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia, Ambassador Maman S. Sidikou has strongly condemned the vehicle borne suicide attack on More...

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By MGoth On Friday, October 10th, 2014
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Somalia: At risk with Ebola virus

The Ebola virus causes an acute, serious illness which is often fatal if untreated. Ebola virus disease (EVD) first appeared in 1976 in 2 simultaneous outbreaks, one in Nzara, Sudan, and the other in Yambuku, Democratic More...

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By MGoth On Thursday, October 9th, 2014
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Puntland Prepares to Soar

Connectivity has become something of a buzz word in Puntland State, Somalia. For a strategically located region the importance of improving infrastructure along with land, sea and air corridors has become a national More...

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By MGoth On Thursday, October 9th, 2014
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Incoming African Union Special Representative for Somalia and Head of AMISOM, Ambassador Maman S. Sidikou takes a tough stand on Sexual Exploitation and Abuse in Somalia.

9 October 2014, Johannesburg: As part of the continued efforts by the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) to combat Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (SEA), the recently appointed Special Representative of the More...

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By MGoth On Thursday, October 9th, 2014
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EU local statement: EU reiterates its strong opposition to the use of capital punishment

Today, on the occasion of the European and World Day against the Death Penalty, the EU Special Envoy to Somalia, Michele Cervone d’Urso, and EU Member States reiterate their strong opposition to the use of More...