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By IAfrica
In Eritrea
Jul 17th, 2014
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US. AFRICA LEADERS SUMMIT This post was written by Samuel Mahaffy, Ph.D., Senior Advisor to Salaam Urban Village Association in consultation with Amanuel Yohannes, Executive Director of Salaam Urban Village Association. Both Samuel Mahaffy and Amanuel Yohannes were born in Eritrea and reside in the S...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Jul 15th, 2013
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The wish of those who are preaching “empowering” the “Oromo Muslims” they claim which is 80 percent of the Ethiopian Muslims. This is a big lie to instigate a major ethnic and religious warfare. Jawar Mohammed an Oromo Muslim Extremist should be challenged by all Ethiopians. If he really meant what h...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Jun 20th, 2013
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Minnesota Declaration: “A Call for Justice for victims of Liberia’s civil war” On April 20-21, 2013, Liberians under the auspices of the Coalition for Justice in Liberia (CJL) comprised of Liberian human rights advocates in collaboration with international human rights organizations, assembled at the...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 24th, 2013
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By Ibrahim Hirsi, TC Daily Planet When Hassan was recently asked to come to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services center in Bloomington, he thought immigration authorities needed the usual updates he had often given since he was freed from prison in 2010. That didn’t happen, though, when Hass...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 19th, 2013
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About 4,000 jubilant, flag-waving Minnesota Somalis greeted their homeland’s new president Friday at the Minneapolis Convention Center, hailing his vows to bring peace, stability and opportunity to the nation after a generation of chaos. Hassan Sheikh Mohamud asked for patience in rebuilding th...
By IndepthAfrica
In Article
Oct 24th, 2012
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By Nasser Mussa rom remote villages in Somalia to the U.S. Federal Court in Minneapolis, al-Shabab has garnered attention throughout the world as a terrorist group from the Horn of Africa. rom remote villages in Somalia to the U.S. Federal Court in Minneapolis, al-Shabab has garnered attention throug...
By benim
In East Africa
Nov 1st, 2011
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Minneapolis – The FBI is working to obtain the remains of a suicide bomber in Somalia, to try to determine whether he was one of at least 21 young Somali-American men believed to have left this US city in recent years to join the terrorist group al-Shabaab. If the remains are confirmed to belon...
By benim
In East Africa
Oct 27th, 2011
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Minneapolis – A new Census Bureau estimate raises the number of people of Somali ancestry in Minnesota to more than 32 000. That means the state is still home to the largest Somali population in the United States. The new estimate is based on American Community Surveys taken by the bureau from ...
By benim
In East Africa
Jul 19th, 2011
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A U.S. man pleaded guilty on Monday to providing material support to a militant group that recruited young men of Somali descent to fight in Somalia, at least two of whom blew themselves up in attacks. Omer Abdi Mohamed, 26, faces up to 15 years in prison after admitting to providing support for al-S...
By benim
In Health
Mar 2nd, 2011
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Women who have smoked are at greater risk of developing breast cancer in later life – even if they gave up the habit decades earlier. According to a study, women are 16 per cent more likely to suffer from the disease after the menopause – when most cases are diagnosed – if they smoke. The […]...