Abdi draws inspiration from Mo Farah after Djibouti marathon

Writen by Qaran News |

Abdi (left) competes against Mo Farah (right) in the Djibouti half marathon Somali-born Belgian long-distance runner Bashir Abdi shared glowing tributes of Olympic champion Mo Farah who beat him in the inaugural Djibouti half marathon championship at the weekend. Abdi, sponsored by the East Africa Bank and Dahabshiil Group of companies, which include Edahab mobile… Read more »

196 views

Coronavirus: Blood type A may raise COVID-19 contraction risk: Study

Writen by Qaran News |

People with certain blood types could be more likely to contract COVID-19, according to a study in the Blood Advances journal published Wednesday by the American Society of Hematology. The study has found that the novel coronavirus is particularly attracted to the blood group A antigen found on respiratory cells. This finding, however, may also… Read more »

323 views

Impending Disastrous Dictatorship in Somalia Under Watch of International Community

Writen by Qaran News |

Impending Disastrous Dictatorship in Somalia Under Watch of International Community The international community guards and finances the government of Somalia on regular basis. It spends billions of dollars on Somalia with the purpose of impeding Al-Shabab takeover of the country and keeping peace, stability and democratic process in order to enable the country to be… Read more »

200 views

Statement By the Special representative of the Secretary General to the Security Council on the situation in Somalia

Writen by Qaran News |

Statement By the Special representative of the Secretary General to the Security Council on the situation in Somalia   Madame President, Distinguished Members of the Council, Thank you for this opportunity to once again update the Council on the situation in Somalia. I am pleased to appear jointly with my dear colleague, Ambassador Francisco Madeira,… Read more »

87 views

Coronavirus – Africa: Rising mortality as Africa marks one year of COVID-19

Writen by Qaran News |

PRESS RELEASE Coronavirus – Africa: Rising mortality as Africa marks one year of COVID-19 Africa’s COVID-19 fatality rate rose to 3.7% during the last 28 days compared to 2.4% in the previous 28 days BRAZZAVILLE, Congo (Republic of the), February 11, 2021/ — Deaths from COVID-19 in Africa have surged by 40% in the last… Read more »

47 views

Joint statement on announcement of date for Somaliland’s parliamentary and local council elections

Writen by Qaran News |

The below statement was signed by Denmark, European Union, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom and United States. The international partners supporting Somaliland’s democratisation process welcome the announcement that parliamentary and local council elections will take place on 31 May 2021. These elections present a significant opportunity for Somaliland to… Read more »

296 views

Somaliland: President Receives UN Delegation

Writen by Qaran News |

Somaliland: President Receives UN Delegation The President of the Republic of Somaliland, Muse Bihi Abdi, received at the presidency a delegation from the United Nations, led by the UN Secretary Envoy to the Region, Ambassador James Swan. The meeting which took place to discuss areas of mutual interest, including resolving the issue of the UN’s… Read more »

145 views