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Agriculture and Livestock

Bed nets rescue Middle Shabelle farmers

(ERGO) - Farmers in Jowhar and surrounding villages are using mosquito nets to stop plagues of insects from eating their cash crops...

15 JUNE, 2016
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Agriculture and Livestock

Awdal farmers repair the road to market

(ERGO) - Farmers in villages around Borama have come together to repair the only road that links their villages to the town where they sell their vegetables...

14 JUNE, 2016
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IDPs/Refugees

Somali ambassador to Kenya tells refugees in Dadaab to start packing up

(ERGO) - The Kenyan government has said it will close the Dadaab refugee camps, where around 350,000 Somali refugees are living...

13 JUNE, 2016
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LIVESTOCK PRICES

  • Jowhar - 24 June, 2016
    Camels, For Slaughtering
    Grade One - So.Sh 30M
    Grade Two - So.Sh 25M

    Camels, For Rearing
    Grade One - So.Sh 25M
    Grade Two - So.Sh 20M
    Grade Three - So.Sh 15M

    Goats, For Slaughtering
    Grade One - So.Sh 1.5M
    Grade Two - So.Sh 1.3M
    Grade Three - So.Sh 1M

    Goats, For Rearing
    Grade One - So.Sh 1.2M
    Grade Two - So.Sh 800K
    Grade Three - So.Sh 600K

  • Lasanod - 24 June, 2016
    Camels, For Rearing
    Grade One - So.Sh 27M
    Grade Two - So.Sh 24M
    Grade Three - So.Sh 20M

    Goats, For Slaughtering
    Grade One - So.Sh 1.1M
    Grade Two - So.Sh 900K
    Grade Three - So.Sh 600K

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IDPs/Refugees

Rape cases fall in Galkayo IDP camps as police step up security
(ERGO) - Extra security measures in the camps for the displaced in Gal...


Dadaab refugees determined to rebuild their lives in southern Somalia
(ERGO) - A convoy of buses carrying 432 Somali refugees and their poss...


Somali refugees caught in limbo in Kenya
(ERGO) - Around 200 Somali refugee families wishing to return home to ...


Natural Disasters

Villagers in Bari short of water
(ERGO) - Water princes have increased sharply in Habbo village, 45 km,...


Storms cause damage in Taleh, Sool
(ERGO) - One person was killed and 12 others injured in storms th...


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


Social

Women at work
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Blind teenager Amal dreams of political career
(ERGO) - Amal Abdullahi Ahmed, 18, dreams of a high-flying career...


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


Food Security

Hunger bites for farmers in Darasalam
(ERGO) - Farmers in western parts of Darasalam district in Somaliland ...


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...


Health & Education

Nafiso, 13, sells sweets to pay school fees
(ERGO) - Thirteen-year-old Nafiso Abdulqadir is out in the streets of ...


Life-changing fistula treatment for women in Borama hospital
(ERGO) - Habiba Ali Hassan, 24, was divorced by her husband when ...


Afgoye children get their school back as army leaves
(ERGO) - Children are back in the classroom in Afgoye after the S...


Agriculture and Livestock

Burao livestock market back in business after two month closure
(ERGO) - Business is looking up in Burao since the livestock market in...


Lower Shabelle farmers get more crops from new seeds
(ERGO) - Farmers in Lower Shabelle are reaping the benefits of ne...


Borama livestock market in the doldrums
(ERGO) - The livestock business and all the people who depend on it in...