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    Photo/ Somali Times Somalia’s President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has signed a law that gives the central government powers to sell the country’s oil blocks for commercial drilling, giving his

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  • Duale on the spot for distributing expired food

    National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale is on the spot for distributing expired foodstuffs at an orphanage in Garissa County. The Garissa Township MP was summoned by the Directorate of

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  • Kenya: Families want loved ones in Wuhan evacuated

    Photo Credit/ Daily Nation/ Ms Lillian Morara whose husband is a PhD student in Wuhan City speaks to journalists in Nairobi on February 19, 2020. When Lillian Morara’s daughter asked if her

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  • Somali militants kill 12 soldiers in attack on base, say officials

    Photo/ Somali Times Islamist al Shabaab militants killed at least 12 Somali soldiers and briefly captured a military base southwest of the capital on Wednesday, officials said, underscoring the

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  • Ethiopian Colony arrives in Hargeisa as Abiy Ahmed role in Somalia-Somaliland talks

    Photo/ Somali Times An Ethiopian Colony led by Finance Minister Ahmed Shide arrived in Hargeisa Wednesday in what sources said was set to lay the groundwork for PM Abiy’s Ahmed mediation for a

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Disputed oil blocks at stake as law gives Somalia power to sell

Photo/ Somali Times Somalia’s President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has signed a law that gives the central government powers to sell the country’s oil blocks for commercial drilling, giving his

EDITOR’S PIC OF THE WEEK

Powerful Democratic Congressman Elijah Cummings has died

FILE – In this Aug. 7, 2019, file photo, Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., speaks during a luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington. U.S. Rep. Cummings has died from complications of

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Washington concerned at Gulf crisis

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Sunday said the U.S. “offers dialogue” as part of efforts to solve the Gulf crisis. We think it’s time, that it’s time that solutions be sought,” said

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Kenya: Uhuru signs data protection bill

President Uhuru Kenyatta signs Data Protection Bill, 2019 into law at State House in Nairobi on November 8, 2019. President Uhuru Kenyatta on Friday signed into law a bill to regulate collection,

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