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What to do if you are waiting for your COVID-19 test...

If you have recently taken a COVID-19 test at your provider clinic or the community testing sites, you might be wondering what to do...

Minnesota health and education officials give guidance on fall school start...

Minnesota health and education officials on Thursday gave guidance on how schools can reopen this fall by giving three possible scenarios and asked schools...

Nur Omar Mohamed, father of Congresswoman Ilhan Omar, dies from coronavirus...

On Monday June 15 Nur Omar Mohamed, the father of congresswoman Ilhan Omar, died from COVID-19 complications. "إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ. Inna lillahi wa...

Minneapolis mosque offers free food and essentials in aftermath of George...

Places of worship were closed before the killing of George Floyd due to the coronavirus pandemic. However, the aftermath of the killing of Floyd,...

State starts free Community COVID-19 testing in Minneapolis and Saint Paul...

The state of Minnesota announced today they will start offering free COVID-19 testing for residents in the state's two largest cities, Minneapolis and Saint...

Harvard webinar highlights Africa’s response to COVID-19

Harvard University's Center for African Studies on May 27 hosted a webinar on the African continent’s response to COVID-19. The discussion, hosted by Dr. Wafaie...

Stranded Kenyans in the United States due to COVID-19 can now...

Kenya Airways which in March suspended its non-stop New York to Nairobi flight following the coronavirus pandemic, has received numerous inquiries from stranded Kenyans...

Adassa Clement Oposunju, Nigerian-American entrepreneur and philanthropist, dies of coronavirus

Adassa Clement Oposunju, Nigerian-American serial entrepreneur and philanthropist died on Tuesday, May 19 of the coronavirus, throwing the large Nigerian community in Minnesota into...

Beloved Kenyan-American community leader in Minnesota dies of coronavirus

Minnesota's Kenyan community is grieving the loss of an influential community leader, Thomas Nyambane, to coronavirus. Nyambane, affectionately referred to as Dr. Nyambane, was...

Minnesotans who have lost their health insurance due to COVID-19 can...

If your income has decreased due to the coronavirus pandemic and you have lost the health insurance you had through your work, you might...

Message from Deputy Commissioner Warfa on COVID-19 assistance to Minnesota workforce

Editor's note: Deputy Commissioner Hamse Warfa originally sent this message to Mshale eNewsletter subscribers on May 7, 2020. My name is Hamse Warfa and I...