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Health & Education

Measles in Qurajoome, remote part of Bakool

(ERGO) - Local doctors and officials have reported a major outbreak of measles in Qurajoome, a remote part of Bakool region bordering Ethiopia, where there are no health centres...

05 FEBRUARY, 2016
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Health & Education

Children in Beletweyne hospital with diarrhoea

(ERGO) - The general director of Beletweyne hospital, Ahmed Mohamed Khalif, told Radio Ergo that an outbreak of diarrhea affecting large numbers of children was continuing to cause concern...

05 FEBRUARY, 2016
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Natural Disasters

Drought-affected families arriving north of Hargeisa

(ERGO) - Desperate pastoralists fleeing drought-stricken areas of Somaliland with their remaining livestock have been arriving at villages in Darasalam, one of the Somaliland-designated districts around 160 km north of Hargeisa...

03 FEBRUARY, 2016
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  • Galka'yo - 11 February, 2016
    Camels, For Slaughtering
    Grade One - 14M So.Sh
    Grade Two - 12M So.Sh
    Grade Three - 10M So.Sh

    Camels, For Rearing
    Grade One - 20M So.Sh
    Grade Two - 17M So.Sh
    Grade Three - 15M So.Sh

    Goats, For Slaughtering
    Grade One - 1.3M So.Sh
    Grade Two - 1.1M So.Sh
    Grade Three - 1M So.Sh

    Goats, For Export
    Grade One - 1.4M So.Sh
    Grade Two - 1.2M So.Sh
    Grade Three - 1.1M So.Sh

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No shelter for displaced Shabelle farmers

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Natural Disasters

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Food Security

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11 die of starvation and thirst in western Somaliland
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Health & Education

Children in Beletweyne hospital with diarrhoea
(ERGO) - The general director of Beletweyne hospital, Ahmed Mohamed Kh...

Diarrhoea affects children and elderly in Mudug
(ERGO) - Thirty people, mainly children and elderly persons, are curre...

Malnutrition rising in besieged Hudur
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