Somali famine

 
Somalia bans foreign aid workers from rebel areas
Somalia bans foreign aid workers from rebel areas
Somalia has banned foreign aid workers and journalists from entering areas controlled by al-Shabaab insurgents after members of a Turkish charity...
Early warning drowned in policy stasis
Early warning drowned in policy stasis
Kenya is not a lush country. Rain falls steadily and often heavily in Mombasa, Nairobi and Kisumu, the three main cities and the best known to...
Seven killed in food riot at Somali aid camp
Seven killed in food riot at Somali aid camp
At least seven people died in Mogadishu, Somalia on Friday, after what witnesses said was a food riot that turned deadly after government troops...
Fortunes differ among Somalia's famine refugees
Fortunes differ among Somalia's famine refugees
Even among refugees fleeing famine-stricken Somalia there are the "haves" and "have-nots" -- those who cross the border in a battle for survival...
Somali women preyed on by rapists amid famine
Somali women preyed on by rapists amid famine
Refugee Barwago Mohamud huddles silently beneath a few blankets stretched over sticks at night, fearing for her life after a neighbour was raped...
Red tape delays UN relief to Horn of Africa
Red tape delays UN relief to Horn of Africa
The United Nation's World Food Programme readied aircraft with food aid bound for the Somali capital Mogadishu amid intensifying relief efforts for...
UN to start airlifting food to Somalia
UN to start airlifting food to Somalia
The United Nations World Food Programme was set on Tuesday to start airlifting food to Somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya after an emergency meeting in...
SA pledges aid for famine relief in Somali
SA pledges aid for famine relief in Somali
South Africa has pledged one million rand for famine relief in Somalia, the deputy foreign minister said on Friday, urging citizens and charities...

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