Monday, March 27, 2017
Wardheer News

A Global Competition For Influence In Ethiopia

By Enrico Caporale, Worldcrunch ADDIS ABABA — On the flight from Rome to Addis Ababa, the Ethiopian capital, flight attendants hand out Chinese-language magazines. And in the city’s Bole International Airport, the only cigarettes available are of the made-in-Chinese variety. … Continued

Yemen: Attack on Refugee Boat Likely War Crime

Beirut) – An apparent Saudi-led coalition attack on a boat carrying Somali civilians off the coast of Yemen highlights the need for accountability on the second anniversary of the Yemeni armed conflict, Human Rights Watch said today. Several witnesses reported … Continued

Somalia’s proposed new cabinet challenged by lawmakers

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP)- Somalia’s parliament speaker is urging the new prime minister to review his proposed cabinet after 105 lawmakers presented a petition calling for changes. The fragile central government is trying to assert itself in this long-chaotic country after … Continued

EAST AFRICAN BLOC: MEMBERS TO ALLOW SOMALI REFUGEES TO WORK

BY TOM ODULA Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, centre listens to speeches during the special summit, at Kenyatta International Conference Centre, Saturday, March 25, 2017 in Nairobi, Kenya. (AP Photo/Sayyid Abdul Azim) NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) … Continued

Eastleigh: What’s in a name?

By NEIL CARRIER, The Star While Nairobi’s Eastleigh estate has been misrepresented over the years as a place of pirates and terrorists, most notably in the recent Hollywood film Eye in the Sky, for most Kenyans it is a place … Continued

DP World delivers 4.5m litres of water to Somaliland

Dubai-based global marine terminal operator DP World said it has begun delivering over 4.5 million litres of water to people living in villages in the Sahil region of Somaliland. The water will be distributed in 410 tankers, carrying 11,000 litres … Continued