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Cardiff becomes second UK council to recognise the Republic of Somaliland

Cardiff has become the second local authority in the UK to recognise the Republic of Somaliland. The council approved a motion to endorse recognition of Somaliland during a meeting at…

Gillette now texts in Somali, Hmong

Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare has been able to send English- and Spanish-language texts to patients and their parents since late last year. Now, in what it thinks is a first in…

St. Cloud business leaders learn about Somali workforce

Members of the St. Cloud business community had the opportunity to learn about Somali culture and workforce at Thursday’s East African Presentation and Job Fair. The two-hour joint presentation by…

Calgary’s Somali community mourns man found near Canada Olympic Park

An investigation is underway following a passerby’s discovery of the body of a man east of the ski jump facilities at Canada Olympic Park early Wednesday morning. A family spokesperson…

Why a retired British army colonel has become the last hope for Somalia’s forgotten hostages

Even by Somalia’s standards, the village of Amara is a lawless place. A tumbledown hamlet in the sunbleached scrubland north of Mogadishu, it lies in a “no man’s land” between…

Kenya police officer shot in possible Islamist revenge attack

MOMBASA (Reuters) – A senior officer with Kenya’s counter-terrorism police unit was shot dead by gunmen on Thursday in the port city of Mombasa, in what police said could be…

Somali pirates return, seize Iranian fishing vessel

Mogadishu (AFP) – Pirates have seized an Iranian vessel fishing illegally off the coast of Somalia in the first successful hijacking in almost three years, officials said Thursday, raising fears…

Somali firm plans biometric money transfer scheme

The chairman of a Somali company called the First Somali Bank (FSB) has revealed plans to launch a biometrics-backed money transfer scheme that would allow remittance cash to still reach…

In Somalia, wire transfers go underground

Four years ago, famine in Somalia took an estimated 260,000 lives. It would have been worse without a key source of financial support: money transfers from relatives abroad. Family members…

ISIS Reaches Out to Somali Terror Group Al-Shabaab

It has long been feared that ISIS could ally with Somali terror group al-Shabaab, which has been tied to al-Qaeda. As Osama bin Laden’s gang fades and the Islamic State rises,…

Somali group denounces racist graffiti

A leader of a Grand Forks Somali organization responded Tuesday to racist graffiti found on a commercial building recently. Faisal Abdi, in a message to the Herald, said the graffiti…

Why a delegation of Turkish officials visited Minnesota

More than 100 people squeezed into the Minneapolis Brian Coyle Center conference room Monday night to meet a delegation of Turkish government officials, who came to Minnesota over the weekend…

Death Of A Currency: US Dollar Almost Completely Replaces The Somali Shilling

No one even knows the last time the Somali shilling was printed. After years of civil war that has left the horn of Africa country as a pariah state, the…

Mo Farah is not European so his half-marathon best is a ‘record for Somalia’, says former title holder

Mo Farah has found himself embroiled in another row over his nationality after the Spaniard whose European half-marathon record he broke on Sunday called the feat a “record for Somalia”.…

Somali community forms task force to address tensions

Members of the St. Cloud Somali community have assembled a task force of around 15 people to meet with St. Cloud school district officials and seek a “peaceful resolution” after…

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DAAWO: Maxaad ogtahay manhajka sex-education-ka” ee gobolka Ontario Kanada?

Ottawa Mar 27,20159SDN/QJ)-Waa mid kale oo ka mida barnaamijyadii diiniga ahaa ee uu Sheekh Saciid Cali Axmed inoo diyaarin jiray. Barmaamijkan hoose waa kalimad aan ku magacaabnay “Ma ogtahay manhajka sex-education-ka” ee gobolka Ontario Kanada dhawaan caruurta loogu dhigi doono. Waa barmamij wacyi galin ah isla markaana waalidiinta u soo bandhigaya arinkan kala gudboon. Fadlan…

Cardiff becomes second UK council to recognise the Republic of Somaliland

Cardiff has become the second local authority in the UK to recognise the Republic of Somaliland. The council approved a motion to endorse recognition of Somaliland during a meeting at City Hall, following in the footsteps of Sheffield council. While the motion did get cross-party support and passed with 45 votes in favour, members of…

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