Category Archives: Medical/Health Care

17 killed in blast outside Mogadishu hotel

Yesterday, July 22nd 2019, a suicide car bomb was detonated outside a hotel in Mogadishu, Somalia's capital, killing 17, including the suicide bomber, an…

Weekly AWD/Cholera Situation Report – Somalia, Epidemiological Week 26 (24th – 30th June 2019)

During week 26, 144 new cases and no deaths were reported from 14 districts of Banadir region and one district of Gedo.

Since December 2017, a total of 8,138 c…

Review of Horn of Africa drought response, 2019

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

The Horn of Africa has been affected by a variety of climatic events which have led to several major droughts in the last 15 years. The inte…

Halima’s Story: With water, life is better

In Somalia, the majority of the population relies on agriculture and grazing for their livelihoods. However, successive seasons of poor rainfall have ca…

Somalia: At least seven killed in bomb attack in capital Mogadishu

MOGADISHU, At least seven people were killed and 27 others wounded when a bomb went off outside a hotel near the international airport in Somalia's capital …

AT LEAST 17 KILLED IN BOMB ATTACK IN SOMALIA CAPITAL

At least 17 people were killed and 28 others wounded when a bomb went off outside a hotel near the international airport in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Mo…