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Moorhead Council of Elders formed to help local Somalis' integration

0 Visits: 618 | Sunday October 25, 2015 - 17:40:27
Hukun Abdullahi, executive director of the Afro American Students Association speaks during a meeting where the Somali Council of Elders was introduced to local Moorhead leaders and the Somali community on Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015. Rick Abbott / The Forum

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Lewiston boys soccer team ranked 24th nationally

0 Visits: 574 | Saturday October 24, 2015 - 08:41:38
The Lewiston boys soccer team finished their season with an undefeated record, ranking them 24th in the nation. LEWISTON, Maine(NEWS CENTER) -- There are few teams in Maine dominating the world of high school soccer the way the Lewiston boys team is. They defeated Hampden Academy 5 -1 on Saturday in…

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Kenya beefs up security amid terror alert

0 Visits: 555 | Saturday October 24, 2015 - 08:38:55
NAIROBI,-- Kenyan police on Friday issued terror alert, saying Somali militants plan to stage attacks in northeastern and the coastal regions as well as Nairobi during this rainy season.

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UNICEF declares Somalia polio-free

0 Visits: 572 | Saturday October 24, 2015 - 08:34:29
The United Nations Children's Fund has declared Somalia free of the crippling polio virus Friday, after the last polio case was identified by health specialists.

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Al-Shabab faction declares allegiance to ISIS – Reports

0 Visits: 613 | Saturday October 24, 2015 - 08:08:44
A military faction with the Al-Qaeda linked group in Somalia has declared an allegiance to the leader of the so-called Islamic State militant group fighting in Syria and Iraq, media reports say. According to Reuters news agency, Sheikh Abdiqadir Mumin, a military commander in charge of the Puntland-based…

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UN to help 135,000 Somali refugees return home

0 Visits: 600 | Thursday October 22, 2015 - 11:41:34
TUNrefugeeagency head Antonio Guterres launched Wednesday a plan to return home 135,000 Somalis who have fled their conflict-torn country, calling on donors to put up $500 million to fund the operation. advertisements

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The European Union announces new support for Somali refugees Brussels, 21 October 2015

0 Visits: 595 | Wednesday October 21, 2015 - 19:15:38
European Commission - Press release The European Union will announce €60 million in additional support for Somali refugees at a Ministerial Pledging Conference in Brussels Today, High Representative / Vice President Federica Mogherini and the European Commissioner for

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Ministerial Pledging Conference on Somali Refugees

0 Visits: 589 | Wednesday October 21, 2015 - 19:13:23
Brussels, 21 October 2015 European Commission - Fact Sheet Somalia remains one of the countries with the largest and most protracted displaced communities worldwide with 1.1 million internally displaced and almost 1 million refugees in the Horn of Africa region. EU Cooperation in Somalia

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700 Al-Shabaab Recruits Return To Kenya - IOM

0 Visits: 546 | Wednesday October 21, 2015 - 18:38:49
At least 700 Kenyans have quietly returned home after quitting al Shabaab and the Islamic State in Somalia, a report says. The 36-page report, titled 'Socio-economic and Survey of Kenya', was prepared by the International Organization for Migration (IOM), the Supreme Council of Kenya Muslims…

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Police Officers Reach out to Somali Community after Fatality in South Mpls.

0 Visits: 575 | Wednesday October 21, 2015 - 09:40:40
Less than 24 hours after Adbi Haji Muhammed was murdered, members of the Minneapolis Police Department's community engagement team walked the area where the incident occurred with concerned Somali residents. advertisements

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National Consultative Forum for 2016 elections launched starday

0 Visits: 594 | Tuesday October 20, 2015 - 10:44:39
President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, Prime Minister Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmake, Mohamed Osman Jawari, the Speaker of the Federal Parliament and the leaders of the Federal Member State of Puntland, and the interim regional administrations of ISWA, Galmudag, Jubbaland, launched the National Consultative…

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First Somali-Canadian elected to the Canadian Parliament

0 Visits: 600 | Tuesday October 20, 2015 - 09:37:17
advertisements Ahmed Hussen made history by becoming the first Somali-Canadian elected to the Canadian parliament. Ahmed Hussein, Liberal candidate of York South-Weston in Toronto defeated incumbent Mike Sullivan of NDP.

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Somalia seeks political harmony ahead of 2016 elections

0 Visits: 596 | Monday October 19, 2015 - 17:28:29
In an attempt to evade political wrangles related to the upcoming elections, Somalia's government has convened a national consultative forum with the attendance of the country's political stakeholders to enable the transfer of power when the government's mandate expires in 2016.

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Saudi Arabia: King Salman holds talks with Djibouti leader

0 Visits: 660 | Monday October 19, 2015 - 08:31:10
President Guelleh confers on King Salman the Medal of Djibouti Grand Star, the highest medal in the Horn of African nation, in recognition of the king's efforts in the service of issues of Islamic and Arab nations, during their meeting at Al-Yamamah Palace in Riyadh on Sunday. (SPA)

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Dr. Cali Cusmaan: "Olympian Smith & Carlos oo gilgilay olympic 1968" + sawirro

0 Visits: 677 | Friday October 16, 2015 - 14:39:58
Tartankii Olympigadda ee lagu qabtay dalka Mexico sanadku markuu ahaa 1968 ayaa Ciyaaryahanaddii ka soo jeeday Dalka Mareykanka gaar ahaan Qawmiyadda Madaw oo kala ahaa Tommy Smith iyo John Carlos waxa looga yeeray halka lagu bixiyo Biladaha,waxayna halkii tageen iyagoo ay gacmaha ugu jiraan gacan gashi(Gloves)…

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Shilling depreciation slows Uganda economic growth

0 Visits: 598 | Thursday October 15, 2015 - 11:30:35
advertisements The Ugandan shilling's dramatic slide in the last year is putting the economy's growth prospects under pressure and may force a rethink among planners of how the economy is structured.

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105 MPs sign motion to impeach President Uhuru Kenyatta

0 Visits: 635 | Thursday October 15, 2015 - 11:23:14
Some 105 MPs have signed a motion to impeach President Uhuru Kenyatta over claims he has violated the constitution. Suba MP John Mbadi, who is leading the initiative, said that the exercise is progressing well and he expects the matter to be concluded by the end of this week.

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EUROPEAN UNION DELEGATION TO THE AFRICAN UNION {Press release }

0 Visits: 635 | Thursday October 15, 2015 - 10:57:56
Horizon 2020: new opportunities for EU-funded collaborative research between Africa and Europe

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THE PM'S REMARK ON SOMALI FLAG DAY

0 Visits: 690 | Tuesday October 13, 2015 - 10:10:21
It is really an honor to mark the Somali Flag Day in the place it was first hoisted 61 years ago. Many perished for this flag and many more were born under its freedom. In light of this I humbly extend my sincere joyous congratulations to the Somali people and of course the Armed Forces who have protected…

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Alleged Nauru rape victim arrives in Australia for abortion

0 Visits: 602 | Monday October 12, 2015 - 11:36:45
Somali refugee who became pregnant after allegedly being raped on Nauru has arrived in Australia for an abortion. advertisements

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