(Medeshi) - In most parts of the pastoral horn of Africa , children fetch fire wood from the barren areas surrounding the dwellings that nomads inhabit. Children also take a long journey to bring water for the family.
Wednesday, December 4, 2013
(Medeshi) - By Ayaan Hirsi Ali - Over the course of my life, I have made many transitions—most of them taking me further away from my Somali roots and steadily toward the enlightened mentality of Western democracy. As part of this odyssey, I once got a job as interpreter for the Dutch immigration service, translating between Somali asylum seekers and Dutch civil servants.
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(Medeshi) - Dec 4 , 2013 - More than 126,000 illegal foreign workers have left the Kingdom so far, a month after the clampdown on labor law violators took effect on Nov. 4.
(Medeshi) - NAIROBI - Katy Migiro , Thomson Reuters Foundation – When Naima’s husband came home after the birth of their first child in a village in rural Somaliland, there was a rank smell of urine in the house.
(Medeshi) - NAIROBI, KENYA- VOA — On Monday, Somali lawmakers voted Prime Minister Abdi Farah Shirdon out of office following weeks of disagreement with the president over a planned cabinet reshuffle. However, the change of prime minister won't necessarily end Somalia’s political wrangles.
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
(Medeshi) - Dec 3 Reuters - In Transparency International's 2013 Corruption Perceptions Index, Denmark and New Zealand tied for first place out of 177 countries - meaning they were perceived to have the lowest levels of state sector graft.
Monday, December 2, 2013
(Medeshi) - Dec. 2 , 20113 - News broke out tonight that one of the lions kept at the garden of Ali Waran Ade , the minister of interior of Somaliland , escaped and is on the loose in the eastern parts of Hargeisa.
(Medeshi) - Somalia's parliament has voted to fire the country's prime minister, ending a year of rare stability atop the Somali government.
(Medeshi) - Mahad Mohamoud Ali, 28 of Somalia was handed a six month jail term and fined €500 after pleading guilty to being in possession of drugs while at Mount Carmel Hospital.
(Medeshi) - AFP - The bullet-scarred streets of Somalia's war-ravaged capital are rife with danger, but after two decades of anarchy, the besieged residents can now at least call the police if there is a problem.
(Medeshi) -Somaliland and its development partners have signed an agreement intended to deliver core state functions.
Sunday, December 1, 2013
(Medeshi) - A two-decade-long civil war has turned Somalia to a place facing one of the worst humanitarian crises in the world.
(Medeshi) - Following is a picture taken on the day the Ministers from Somaliland travelled to Addis Ababa via Kalabayidh airport because Hargeisa Airport was closed at the time by the civil war.
(Medeshi) - Beirut HWR – Ethiopian migrant workers have been the victims of physical assaults, some of them fatal, in Saudi Arabia following a government crackdown on foreign workers.
Saturday, November 30, 2013
(Medeshi) - More than 10 people were killed and 12 injured after Puntland forces intruded on Thursday into Taleex village of Somaliland controlled by forces loyal to Khatumo.