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Natural Disasters

Too little water to share in Mudug's Labi-lamane

(ERGO) - Severe drought and water shortage has been reported in Labi-lamane village, about 70 km from Jarriban in Mudug region, where the expected Gu’ rains have yet to arrive...

22 APRIL, 2016
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Health & Education

Children die of diarrhoea in besieged town of Dinsor

(ERGO) - Nineteen children have died of diarrhoea in the besieged town of Dinsor, Bay region of southern Somalia, in the last two weeks, according to the head of the paediatric unit at Dinsor mother and child health centre (MCH)...

21 APRIL, 2016
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IDPs/Refugees

Yemen returnees slowly coping with life in Mogadishu

(ERGO) - Many Somali returnees from Yemen and Yemeni refugees who fled from the war in Yemen last year have started small-scale businesses and income generating activities to rebuild their lives...

20 APRIL, 2016
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LIVESTOCK PRICES

  • Bocame - 29 April, 2016
    Camels, For Rearing
    Grade One - So.Sh 29.4M
    Grade Two - So.Sh 25M
    Grade Three - So.Sh 20M

    Goats, For Export
    Grade One - So.Sh 1.4M
    Grade Two - So.Sh 1.3M
    Grade Three - So.Sh 1.2M

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IDPs/Refugees

Children die as families fleeing drought arrive in Bardere, southern Somalia
(ERGO) - Six hundred internally displaced persons have reportedly...


Refugee women feel the aid squeeze in Dadaab
(ERGO) - Recent cuts in food rations for refugees living in Dadaab hav...


Dadaab refugees go home to Somalia
(ERGO) – As Mohamed Adan Barkhadle prepared to board a bus from ...


Natural Disasters

Clash-displaced herders in Puntland unable to return home
(ERGO) - Families displaced by last month's clashes between Puntland t...


Burhakaba residents trekking for hours for water
(ERGO) - Residents of Burhakaba and surrounding villages in Bay region...


IDPs rationing water in Beletweyne
(ERGO) - Internally displaced families in Beletweyne are rationing dri...


Social

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


Shopkeeper glad to be back in Beletweyne from Yemen
(ERGO) –  Abdi Elmi Keynan is glad th...


Women's group delivers water and medicines to Middle Shabelle villages
(ERGO) - Mama Asha Foundation, a women's group based in Mogadishu, has...


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

Girls get support for school fees in Somalia's Togdher region
(ERGO) - Girls from under-privileged backgrounds in Togdher ...


Measles in remote part of Galgadud, Central Somalia
(ERGO) - Two children under the age of five have died of measles in Ma...


Diarrhoea in Mogadishu IDP camps, southern Somalia
(ERGO) - An outbreak of acute watery diarrhoea has been spreading...


Agriculture and Livestock

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


Good harvest but poor returns for farmers in Middle Shabelle
(ERGO) - Farmers in Middle Shabelle have reaped their biggest harvest ...


Thousands of sheep and goats treated for disease in Buhodle
(ERGO) - Herders in Buhodle district of Togdheer region have welcomed ...