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Somalia: First Soccer League in Puntland Yields Positive Results, Says Football Official

0 Visits: 21 | Sunday September 24, 2017 - 17:25:36
GAROWE (Somali Update Online) — The chairman of Puntland State football Association, Mustafa Abdirahman Hassan, said that football in his region has changed a lot in terms of increasing the quality and quantity of footballers in the region.

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Africa's Universities are not Preparing Graduates for the 21st Century Workplace

0 Visits: 20 | Sunday September 24, 2017 - 16:38:49
Across Africa, students arrive on campuses full of hope that a university degree will improve their lives. The reality is far less certain.

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Congo President Kabila Says Whoever Killed U.N. Experts Will be Punished

0 Visits: 87 | Sunday September 24, 2017 - 10:19:29
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Congolese President Joseph Kabila told the annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations on Saturday that he would ensure those responsible for killing two U.N. investigators earlier this year would be punished.

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Given the Current Life-threatening Conditions in Yemen, 133 Somali Refugees Return Home

0 Visits: 78 | Sunday September 24, 2017 - 08:33:27
ADEN PORT, Yemen – For nearly a decade, Yemen was a place of refuge for Abaya Mursal and her family who had fled their homes in Somalia owing to conflict.

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Somalia: Puntland Coastguards Seize Boat with Illegal Arms from Yemen (PHOTOS)

0 Visits: 220 | Sunday September 24, 2017 - 07:40:19
BOSASSO (Somali Update Online) — Somalia's Puntland coastguards have seized a small fishing boat ferrying illegal arms from Yemen at the Bosasso shoreline, senior security officer said.

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FULL: Speech by Somali PM at 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly

0 Visits: 225 | Saturday September 23, 2017 - 16:52:40
Full transcript of the speech by Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire at the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly (As delivered).

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Somalia: Amid Internal Pressure, Cabinet Sticks to Neutral Position on Gulf Diplomatic Crisis

0 Visits: 176 | Friday September 22, 2017 - 14:11:57
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Despite growing local states' pressure to force the Federal Government of Somalia to turn back from its June 6 decision on Gulf crisis, the Cabinet of Ministers of the Federal Government of Somalia sticks to its position.

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Somalia: International Peace Day Commemorated with Football Match in Mogadishu

0 Visits: 170 | Friday September 22, 2017 - 14:00:18
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Somali footballers have commemorated the International Day of Peace with a football match.

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Kenya Sets Oct. 26 as New Presidential Election Date

0 Visits: 92 | Friday September 22, 2017 - 11:25:50
NAIROBI — Kenya's electoral commission rescheduled the date for a rerun of last month's annulled presidential vote, as President Uhuru Kenyatta slammed the Supreme Court ruling that overturned his victory as a "judicial coup."

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President Geingob: Africa's Best-kept Secret is Namibia. I Personally Welcome You

0 Visits: 101 | Friday September 22, 2017 - 10:30:57
NEW YORK — Many African nations aspire to attract foreign investment and hope to create environments to facilitate the flow of people and capital.

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