Listen to our shortwave broadcast every day from 3:00 – 4:00 pm East Africa time on 16 metre band (17845 MHz) and via rebroadcasts on FM radio stations in Somalia.


Health & Education

Women graduates offer teaching time to Garowe orphans

(ERGO) - Nine young women graduates and students in Garowe have set up an education centre to help children who have been forced to go out to work due to poverty...

18 MAY, 2016
Read More
Agriculture and Livestock

Borama livestock market in the doldrums

(ERGO) - The livestock business and all the people who depend on it in Borama district have been dealt a severe blow by two years of drought that have gripped this part of Awdal region...

17 MAY, 2016
Read More
Health & Education

Cases of diarrhoea rising in Afmadow

(ERGO) - An outbreak of diarrhoeal infection is still spreading in Afmadow district of Lower Juba region, according to local medical sources...

16 MAY, 2016
Read More

LIVESTOCK PRICES

  • Alula - 26 May, 2016
    Goats, For Slaughtering
    Grade One - So.Sh 1.6M
    Grade Two - So.Sh 1.1M
    Grade Three - So.Sh 700K

    Goats, For Export
    Grade One - So.Sh 1.7M
    Grade Two - So.Sh 1.6M
    Grade Three - So.Sh 800K

Sign up

Get the weekly roundup

FM Partners

Weekly Programmes

IDPs/Refugees

Shelter from the rain for Buloburde IDPs
(ERGO) - Families left homeless by inter-clan conflict in villages nea...


Dadaab refugee loses brother in Mediterranean migrant boat disaster
Ali Mohamed Ali, a Somali refugee living in Dadaab in north-eastern Kenya, was shocked ...


Yemen returnees slowly coping with life in Mogadishu
(ERGO) - Many Somali returnees from Yemen and Yemeni refugees who fled...


Natural Disasters

Four killed by lightning in Mudug
(ERGO) - A man and his three sons were killed on Saturday night when l...


Shabelle river floods leave hundreds homeless in Jowhar
(ERGO) - Hundreds of people on the banks of the river Shabelle in...


Too little water to share in Mudug's Labi-lamane
(ERGO) - Severe drought and water shortage has been reported in Labi-l...


Social

Boys fishing to support their families in Mogadishu
(ERGO) - Yahya Mohamud Ali, a 12 year old living in the Somali capital...


Youth in Lasanod greening their town
(ERGO) - Lasanod youth have been planting trees in public places in La...


Divorce and jobless husbands force Somali women into work
(ERGO) - A survey of low income working women across Somalia...


Food Security

One day's rain reaps zero harvest for Godobjiran farmers
(ERGO) - The majority of farmers in Godobjiran district in Nugal are n...


Hardship reigns in Wajid under two year siege
(ERGO) - Many people in Wajid are finding it hard to get enough to eat...


New crops, fresh hopes for flood-hit Burdhubo farmers
(ERGO) - Farmers in Gedo region's Burdhubo ...


Health & Education

Cases of diarrhoea rising in Afmadow
(ERGO) - An outbreak of diarrhoeal infection is still spreading in Afm...


Tent school gives Sanag nomadic children a chance to learn
(ERGO) -  A free school providing education to the children of no...


Somali refugee children in Dadaab get second chance at school
(ERGO) - Somali refugee children who failed primary school exams and w...


Agriculture and Livestock

Farm labourers out of work since river Shabelle dried up
(ERGO) - Thousands of farm workers in villages in Afgoye district...


Hassan's tent farm brings new ideas to Garowe
(ERGO) - Hassan Abdullahi  Dooyo has pioneered the use of a ...


Anthrax and other lethal livestock diseases in Bay
(ERGO) - Pastoralist communities in Bay region are reporting the sprea...