Somalia: 10 things we’ve learnt this week.

A leaked UN report on Somalia has alleged that much of the money received by the interim government has been frittered away.

The allegations of such high-level corruption have shocked many, with estimates that around 70% of money intended for development and reconstruction in a country racked by 20 years of war was unaccounted for.

The government, whose mandate expires next month, dismissed them as “absolutely and demonstrably false”.

But the 198-page report, published on the SomaliSwiss and Other websites and due to be discussed by the Security Council, contains many other revealations. Here are 10 other things we have learnt: READ MORE ABOUT THIS ARTICAL

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