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Somaliland breaking news - Hargeisa
By SomalilandPress On Monday, September 10th, 2012
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Breaking News: Somali election: Hassan Sheikh elected as president

Somali MPs meeting in the Mogadishu have elected Hassan Sheikh Mohamud as the country’s new president, in the latest step to end decades of war. Hassan Sheikh, an academic, beat outgoing President Sheikh Sharif More...

By SomalilandPress On Wednesday, September 5th, 2012
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African viewpoint: Scramble for Nigeria’s $15m ‘bribe’

In our series of viewpoints from African journalists, Sola Odunfa in Lagos wonders about the fate of $15m (£12m) deposited in the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in 2007. Somewhere in the vaults of the CBN a bag More...

The global trade in khat is worth hundreds of millions of dollars a year and in one Ethiopian town daily life centres almost entirely around the drug.
By Hassan Ali On Sunday, January 29th, 2012
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Frenetic pace of Ethiopia’s khat boomtown

AWADAY — The global trade in khat is worth hundreds of millions of dollars a year and in one Ethiopian town daily life centres almost entirely around the drug. Drive along any road between Ethiopia, Djibouti More...