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Baby farmers and anonymous killers

Our Africa Investigates series, edited by BAFTA winner Steve Boulton, continues on AJE. Premiering this week: in Mozambique’s More...

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Was this a death squad?

WATCH THE FILM HERE. The men in this photo face the allegation that they were members of a death squad in the South African police. Are More...

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Sunday: the inside story of the biggest sting in the history of African journalism

Sunday night we premiere “Justice!” on Al Jazeera English, the inside story of the biggest sting in African history — More...

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Help Yateem

“It takes each of us to make a difference for all of us” Help Yateem is an international non-profit charity organisation More...

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Daring Abroad Kenyans find home in Somaliland

Click the link to watch the video  https://youtu.be/XAraHrbL3fM  More...

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Meet Ugaaso Boocow, the Instagram star showcasing the new Somalia-Video

Meet Ugaaso Boocow, the Instagram star showcasing the new Somalia,the Somalian Instagramer who has gathered quite a following since More...

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Somaliland:Awdal demo youth released

The Borama youth who were recently remanded in Mandera prison on charges of breach of public peace were released yesterday by the state. The More...

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War of the Long Knives and Cheap Shots on Bernie Sanders

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By almariam On February 11, 2016 It is the season for the Clintons to tar and feather Bernie Sanders. Could their campaign of fear and smear against Bernie Sanders succeed? I More...

Somaliland:First Lady meets with visiting UNFPA Representatives

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By Goth Mohamed Goth Somaliland First lady Amina Sheik Mohamed Jirde, who at the is Somaliland’s special envoy for Campaign for accelerated reduction of maternal mortality More...

Somaliland:Drought spells disaster for Somali Herders

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By Mohamed Amin Jibril and Mohamed Omar Mulla HARGEISA/GAROWE, 11 February 2016 (IRIN) – Two consecutive seasons of drought across northern Somalia are driving tens of More...

Somaliland’s quest for recognition goes on

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Berbera’s pristine coastal beaches and maritime economy are a complete contradiction to the chaotic image presented in popular media about the Horn of Africa and Somaliland. Edward More...

Somaliland:President Meets with EU Ambassadors and UK DFID officials

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  By Goth Mohamed Goth H.E President Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud Silanyo on Tuesday met with a high level delegation comprising of European Union emissaries led by (Ms. Mette Knudsen), More...

Why Africa can’t afford to have an outbreak of the Zika virus

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Should there be an outbreak of the Zika virus in Africa, the continent will not be able to cope. Shutterstock February 10, 2016 By Adamson S. Muula If the latest mosquito-borne More...

Somaliland:flydubai announces fourth full-year of profitability and 25% increase in passenger numbers

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flydubai saw the number of passengers from across its network who travelled in Business Class increase by 72% compared to 2014. Highest demand came from Africa DUBAI, United More...

Somalia: FCO Travel Advise

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10 February 2016 Latest updates: – Terrorism section – on 2 February 2016 there was an explosion on a Daallo Airlines flight to Djibouti from Mogadishu and in January More...

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Human Rights Working Group (HRWG) press statement regarding Somalia’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR)

The Human Rights Working Group (HRWG) on Somalia, consisting of EU member states, the EU, Norway, Switzerland and the United States appreciates the active participation of the More...

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Human Rights Working Group (HRWG) press statement regarding Somalia’s Universal Periodic Review (UPR)

The Human Rights Working Group (HRWG) on Somalia, consisting of EU member states, the EU, Norway, Switzerland and the United States appreciates the active participation of the More...

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Somalia:Marginalization of Somali women in politics

Somali society in all ages believe that women are crucial for social development but when it comes resource sharing and  participation in political and socio-economic context, More...

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Somali Communities Pledge to support Labour’s candidate for London Mayor Sadiq Khan

The Somali community of West London recently meet up with the mayoral candidate for London Sadiq khan at a Feltham and Heston labour party fundraiser 2016 event in Hounslow. More...

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German Ambassador Frasch Accredited to Somalia

On 3 February 2016, German Ambassador Jutta Frasch handed over her credentials to Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, President of the Federal Republic of Somalia. In her speech, Ambassador More...

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Somalia:Ambassador Francisco Madeira confirms that AMISOM Forces are still in Marka

FEBRUARY 6, 2016 AMISOM PR/013/2016 PRESS RELEASE Mogadishu, 06 February 2016 – The Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for More...

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Somalia: What Corruption Costs Somalia

In 1991 when  Somalis experienced what Professor Ahmed Samatar calls ‘the death of the national state‘,  a few Somalis could foresee that it would take Somalia More...

Ethiopia:Why I am Supporting Bernie Sanders for President (and Why You Should Too)

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I am now declaring my support for Bernie Sanders, the dark horse of the Democratic Party, to become the next President of More...

Having a baby is hard in Ethiopia: women walk a lot, and wait a lot

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Long, often arduous walks are common for women in Ethiopia seeking health care. Supplied January 25, 2016 Maternal More...

Ethiopia: Do Oromo or Amhara own Addis Ababa?

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The recent controversy on the expansion of Addis Ababa city raised new questions about which Ethiopian ethnic group More...

Ethiopia:Bloomberg journo spreads false history of Ethiopia

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Gosaye Ethiopia Movement (G.E.M.) Press Release Recently, media coverage of Ethiopia has fittingly increased as More...

The Wrath of Karuturi and the “Power of India” in Ethiopia

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The Wrath of Karuturi and the “Power of India” in Ethiopia By almariam On January 18, 2016 Authors note: I More...

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Our Africa Investigates series, edited by BAFTA winner Steve Boulton, continues on AJE. Premiering this week:...

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WATCH THE FILM HERE. The men in this photo face the allegation that they were members...

sting Sunday: the inside story of the biggest sting in the history of African journalism

Sunday night we premiere “Justice!” on Al Jazeera English, the inside story of the biggest sting...

Somaliland:flydubai announces fourth full-year of profitability and 25% increase in passenger numbers

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flydubai saw the number of passengers from across its network who travelled in Business Class increase by More...

Gulf to Africa, G2A, a New Groundbreaking Cable System Between Oman, Somaliland, Puntland, and Ethiopia Will Develop the Telecommunications in Eastern Africa Using Xtera’s Turnkey Subsea Solution

Omantel, the national operator of Oman and the leading wholesale carrier in the Middle East, today announced the signing of the..

Somaliland:How micro loans for solar pumps are a macro step forward

MicroDahab MFI, a microfinance subsidiary of Dahabshiil Group, has announced a collaboration with SolarGen Technologies to create the first ijarah thumma..

War of the Long Knives and Cheap Shots on Bernie Sanders

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By almariam On February 11, 2016 It is the season for the Clintons to tar and feather Bernie Sanders. Could their campaign of More...

How a centuries-old poem hints at Shakespeare’s herbal ‘muse’

Material unearthed from William Shakespeare’s garden and hometown suggests that the famed British playwright smoked cannabis. Now a 400-year-old poem offers..

Hans Blix tells Al Jazeera English’s ‘UpFront’ he’s ‘doubtful’ ISIL would exist without the US-led Iraqi invasion

Hans Blix, the former chief UN weapons inspector and ex-IAEA chief, speaks with Al Jazeera English: Says he’s “doubtful” ISIL would..