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  • German gunman kills 9 in attack on migrant bars

    Flowers and candles are placed near the Midnight Shisha bar after a shooting in Hanau, near Frankfurt, Germany, February 20, 2020. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski A gunman with suspected far-right links

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  • Jubaland Government opposes legislation Petroleum passed by the two Houses of the Somali Parliament

    Photo/ Somali Times The president of the Jubbaland state, Sheikh Ahmed Mohamed Islam, presiding a Thursday meeting of the Jubbaland state cabinet. Meeting discussed issues including the fight

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  • The mystery sickness bringing death and dismay to eastern Ethiopia

    Photo Credit The Guardian A natural gas well at one of the Hilal gas fields in Ethiopia’s Somali region. As villagers in Somali region fall ill in unexplained circumstances, some locals fear gas

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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

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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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German gunman kills 9 in attack on migrant bars

Flowers and candles are placed near the Midnight Shisha bar after a shooting in Hanau, near Frankfurt, Germany, February 20, 2020. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski A gunman with suspected far-right links

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Kuwait’s ruler, 90, in US hospital and cancels Trump visit

Photo (AP) Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah Kuwait’s 90-year-old ruling emir has cancelled a visit Thursday with President Donald Trump at the White House after being admitted to a U.S. hospital

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Tanzania Banks Performed Well in 2017 – Study

THE country’s banking sector soundness has improved further despite closure of five community banks over lack of adequate capital early this year. The sector stability, measured by

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Australia to send refugee medical transfers to remote island

Photo (AP) Australia’s prime minister says asylum seekers who are allowed to leave Pacific island migrant camps to get medical treatment in Australia will be sent to a prison-like facility on a

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