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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

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No-deal Brexit would slash UK budget by £30bn

In the event of a soft Brexit, the Treasury could borrow an extra £30bn to spend over the next five years, but if the UK crashes out of the European Union in 2019 without a deal this benefit

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World shares mostly higher; China plans stimulus measures

Chinese investors monitor stock prices at a brokerage house in Bejiing, Thursday, Dec. 26, 2019. Shares are mostly higher in Asia with many world markets closed for Christmas holidays. (AP

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KDF troops kill 3 Al-Shabaab gunmen in Bura Hache gunfight

The weapons and ammunition that KDF soldiers seized after killing three Al-Shabaab terrorists in Bura Hache on March 13, 2019 Kenyan soldiers in Somalia on Wednesday killed three Al-Shabaab

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