Saturday, April 4, 2020

Coronavirus: Confirmed global cases pass one million

ore than a million cases of coronavirus have been registered globally, according to the latest figures from Johns Hopkins University - another grim milestone...

U.S. announces $7 million COVID-19 aid package for Somalia

The U.S. Government is leading the world’s humanitarian and health assistance response to the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of this comprehensive and generous U.S. response,...

Coronavirus patients more likely to die may have ventilators taken away

oronavirus patients may have life-saving treatment withdrawn if others with the virus are more likely to survive, according to new guidance issued to UK...

Message of Condolences on the Passing of the former Prime Minister of Somalia

he African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), has with deep sadness, received the news of the passing, yesterday in London, of well-respected former Prime...

Paris Club Creditors Agree to Cancel $1.4 Billion of Somali Debt

The Paris Club of creditor nations agreed on Tuesday to restructure Somalia's debt, including immediately canceling $1.4 billion owed by the impoverished Horn of...

Japan ‘on the brink’ as it struggles to hold back coronavirus

Japan will ban entry to foreigners from 73 countries and ask everyone arriving from abroad to quarantine themselves for two weeks as it struggles...

STATEMENT FROM THE UNITED NATIONS SYSTEM IN SOMALIA ON ITS SUPPORT TO CONTAIN COVID-19

Somalia, like many other countries in the world, is facing the unprecedented challenge of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic. “The UN family in Somalia stands...

Somalia’s Debt Relief: a perfect pathway to sustained poverty reduction 

The history of Somalia's debt can be traced back to the revolutionary government led by Mohamed said Barre in the period 1970s to 1980s....

Saudi authorities arrest coronavirus curfew violators in Riyadh

Saudi police arrested four citizens in Riyadh who violated the curfew set in place to curb the spread of coronavirus, state news agency SPA...

UN IN SOMALIA CONFIRMS THAT AN EMPLOYEE HAS TESTED POSITIVE FOR THE COVID-19

The United Nations in Somalia confirms that an employee of a commercial contractor engaged by the United Nations has been diagnosed with the novel...

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