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News Somalia » Education: Hunted and hated, Somali tax collectors gird for battle

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-somalia-tax/hunted-and-hated-somali-tax-collectors-gird-for-battle-idUSKCN1G00XW
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Almost all of Somalia’s budget goes on paying its politicians and civil servants; ordinary citizens see little being spent on improving public health, education or infrastructure in their bullet-scarred city. “We pay various taxes by force. There is no ...

News Somalia » Education: QC Rehabilitates Thousands of Floods and Cyclones Victims in Somalia

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/somalia/qc-rehabilitates-thousands-floods-and-cyclones-victims-somalia
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Education and health Qatar Charity managed to rehabilitate ... 20 vehicles to transport goods and water and 18 sesame mills. QC office in Somalia rehabilitated 7 artesian wells, increased the depth of wells and repaired the associated facilities such ...

News Somalia » Education: Somalia: Somaliland Fatwa Forbids FGM

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802070186.html
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

We will set up neighborhood watches to implement it.” Prominent women's rights activist Maryan Qasim, a former Somali minister of health, education and social services, also hailed the fatwa. "A good step forward towards eradicating this harmful cultural ...

News Somalia » Education: Justice eludes rape victims in Somalia's Puntland - campaigners

News channel or source: https://www.the-star.co.ke/news/2018/02/06/justice-eludes-rape-victims-in-somalias-puntland-campaigners_c1710191
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

Women and girls in Somalia's semi-autonomous region of Puntland who accuse police, army and marines of raping them are not receiving justice, campaigners said on Tuesday. Activists from the Galkayo Education Center for Peace and Development (GECPD ...

News Somalia » Education: Charity warns malnutrition threatens 4.7 mln children in East Africa

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/15/c_136977836.htm
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Somalia and South Sudan, which translates to 12,000 children abandoning studies each day. "No child should miss out on their right to education, so it is especially crucial to keep schools open during drought because they offer a perfect opportunity for ...

News Somalia » Education: World Acclaimed Somali Supermodel Deters FGM on Girl-Child Safa

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096467659/World-Acclaimed-Somali-Supermodel-Deters-FGM-on-GirlChild-Safa?src=RSS
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Nour starred in a film adaptation of , the international bestselling autobiography by Somali model and ... A to persuade the education secretary, Michael Gove, to help end FGM by ordering headteachers in England to educate parents and children about ...

News Somalia » Education: Super Bowl stokes hopes, concerns of Minneapolis' Somali community

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/super-bowl-stokes-hopes-concerns-minneapolis-somali-community-111335753--nfl.html
Publication date: hursday 25 January 2018

A lot of people are coming," said Abdirizak Bihi, director of Somali Education and Social Advocacy Center. Despite apprehensions, many are also eager to dispel negative views and show football fans that the community is hard-working and friendly - no ...

News Somalia » Education: A Somalia bombing killed hundreds; officials figure it must have been Shabab extremists — again

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/world/africa/la-fg-somalia-shabab-bombs-20171016-story.html
Publication date: onday 16 October 2017

The report, Journey to Extremism in Africa, released last month found that people were less likely to be recruited if they were well educated, including religious education. Yahya said the Somali recruits had grown up surrounded by conflict, in regions ...

News Somalia » Education: 3 teachers killed in extremist attack in northeastern Kenya

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/teachers-killed-extremist-attack-northeastern-kenya-53137283
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

A responding rescue team ran over an improvised explosive device but no one was injured, he said. Education along Kenya's border with Somalia has been greatly hindered after many non-Muslim teachers refused to work in the region following the extremist ...

News Somalia » Education: 12 killed in Al-Shabaab attack on Somali education ministry

News channel or source: http://www.cnn.com/2015/04/14/africa/somalia-violence/index.html
Publication date: onday 13 April 2015

Mogadishu, Somalia (CNN)Gunmen stormed the headquarters of Somalia's education ministry in the country's capital on Tuesday after a suicide car bombing, a two-pronged attack that killed at least 12 people and injured 16 others, officials said. The Islamist ...