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Known today for its bloody conflicts and instability, Somaliaâ€™s little known history can be found in the colorful cave paintings of animals and humans discovered in 2002 by a French archaeology team.
NAIROBI, Kenya, April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has partnered with Dahabshiil, the largest international money transfer company in Africa, to host the first ever Somali community event in Kenya. The event, themed 'Now I Know', saw high profile Kenyan and Somali artists and musicians celebrate stories of the Somali Diaspora living in Kenya.
LONDON, February 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- By handling remittances from the international Somali diaspora, Dahabshiil provides a vital source of income for African communities and in doing so, has become Africa's largest money transfer company, according to a recent article by the BBC. In the interview by Zeinab Badawi of the BBC, Dahabshiil's CEO, Abdirashid Duale, speaks about his company's operations in Somaliland and of the difficulties in doing business abroad that arise from the...
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The study, by Dr Lavinia Mitton and Mr Peter Aspinall of the University of Kent, finds that 'Black Africans' in the UK are a diverse group with a wide range of experience and needs depending on country of birth, religion and native language.
WASHINGTON, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- CPJ's 2009 International Press Freedom Award Winners, family members and experts will discuss cases in Sri Lanka, Somalia, Tunisia and Azerbaijan. The journalists are: J.S.
BOSTON, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Project Nur will be hosting a screening of "Tea or Coffee" on November 6th 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. at Harvard University's Fong Auditorium, Boylston 110. Without spoken words, Afrah Haji's debut film explores the complexities of her divided identity.
CAIRO, June 26 /PRNewswire/ -- In a Telephone Interview with Mr. William Bo' Fielding, Managing Director of Phoenix Intelligence Support Inc. - Anti Piracy Unit, Mr.
ST. PAUL, Minn., April 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Somali Justice Advocacy Center has been in contact with Somali pirates in the northeastern region of Somalia and is currently talking to them about the release of a Nigerian ship that has been held hostage for a couple of months.
The Somali Wild Ass (Equus asinus somalicus), is a subspecies of the African Wild Ass. It is found in the Southern Red Sea region of Eritrea, the Afar Region of Ethiopia, and Somalia. The legs of the Somali Wild Ass are horizontally striped with black, resembling those of a zebra. Photo Credit: Robert Lawton