Dec 20th, 2012
At least 55 people are believed to have drowned after a boat capsized off the coast of Somalia, the UN refugee agency says. The UNHCR said the overcrowded boat ran into trouble soon after it left the port of Bosasso in north-east Somalia. The boat – believed to be carrying Somalis and Ethiopian...
In East Africa
Dec 15th, 2010
Somali government has rescinded a ban on several prominent aid agencies, one day after it was announced. The deputy minister for water, energy and minerals, Abdirahman Yusuf Farah, declared the ban on Tuesday. But a government statement Wednesday said the minister's comments were “misunderst...