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New Somalia PM Gets Unanimous Endorsement

MENA FN 26 Jun 2022
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) Somalia's parliament yesterday unanimously endorsed Hamza Abdi Barre as new prime minister, paving the way for the creation of a new government for the fragile Horn of Africa ... .
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New Somali PM Gets Endorsement From Parliament

All Africa 26 Jun 2022
Mogadishu -- The newly appointed Somali PM Hamza Abdi Barre has been endorsed today after winning the majority of the lawmakers' vote ....
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World Bank Approves U.S.$143 Million for Drought Response

All Africa 26 Jun 2022
Mogadishu -- The World Bank said Thursday it has approved 143 million U.S. dollars in International Development Assistance (IDA) financing to help vulnerable Somalis tackle severe drought and food insecurity conditions ....
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Hamza Barre gets confidence vote to become Somalia's 21st prime minister

Anadolu Agency 25 Jun 2022
Hamza Abdi Barre assumed office as Somalia's 21st prime minister after receiving a vote of confidence from all ...
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Ten Defendants Face Murder Charges in Beledweyne, Central Somalia

All Africa 25 Jun 2022
MOGADISHU - The 27th division of the Armed Forces' court has started hearing charges against 10 soldiers in the SNA, including several retired soldiers ....
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President Hassan Sheikh Returns to Somalia After UAE Visit

All Africa 25 Jun 2022
MOGADISHU - The President of Somalia Hassan Sheikh Mohamud and a delegation led by him has returned to the country after a working visit to our brotherly country of the United Arab Emirates in recent days ....
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UN body seeks USD 993 million to prevent famine, tackle drought in Somalia

Beijing News 25 Jun 2022
Mogadishu , June 25 (ANI/Xinhua). The United Nations humanitarian agency said on Friday that it's seeking 993.3 million US dollars to provide life-saving and life-sustaining assistance to prevent famine and respond to the drought in Somalia by December ... (ANI/Xinhua) ....
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Somalia parliament endorses new Prime minister

The Times of India 25 Jun 2022
Somalia's parliament on Saturday unanimously endorsed Hamza Abdi as new prime minister, paving the way for the creation of a new government for the troubled Horn of Africa nation ... Somalia's new adminstration faces a raft of challenges including a looming famine and a grinding insurgency by Al-Shabaab jihadists.
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Somalia Parliament Approves New Prime Minister

Voa News 25 Jun 2022
Members of Somalia's Parliament have approved the appointment of Hamza Abdi Barre as the new prime minister ... International humanitarian organizations and the Somalia's special presidential envoy for drought and climate, Abdirahman Abdishakur Warsame, continue to warn that Somalia faces a climate emergency and a famine.
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Solution to Somalia's problems political, not military. Why are US troops there? |Opinion

The Columbus Dispatch 25 Jun 2022
troops to Somalia to fight al-Shabab extremists that control swaths of territory in southern Somalia ... Reversing Trump, Biden moves to deploy US troops to Somalia to help counter extremist group ... troops still fighting in Somalia? What are we trying to accomplish? When will our troops come home?.
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At Least 30 Children Died From Malnutrition At Kismayo Hospital

All Africa 25 Jun 2022
KISMAYO - About 30 children have died of malnutrition in Kismayo, the regional capital of Lower Jubba, south of Somalia in the past few hours ....
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UN Body Seeks U.S.$993 Million to Prevent Famine, Tackle Drought

All Africa 25 Jun 2022
The United Nations humanitarian agency said Friday it's seeking 993.3 million U.S. dollars to provide life-saving and life-sustaining assistance to prevent famine and respond to the drought in Somalia by December ....
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Somalia President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud tests positive for Covid-19

News24 24 Jun 2022
Somalia's new President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud said on Friday he is isolating after testing positive for Covid-19, shortly after returning from a trip to the United Arab Emirates ... .
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Somalia president tests positive for COVID-19

Eye Witness News 24 Jun 2022
"So far, I have no symptoms but I will continue to self-isolate and serve the people of Somalia from home," he said on Twitter ... .

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