Sunday, January 21, 2018

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Somaliland

Somalia

Somalia: Journalists Beaten, Harassed and arrested in Galkacyo During Somali President...

Journalists were harrased, beaten and arrested during the Somalia President's visit to Galkacyo, Union of Somali Journalists said. https://twitter.com/MOALIMUU/status/952539069338206208 Police in Galkacyo arrested Hanad Abdi Farah...

Opinion & Analysis

Economy/Business

Social Issues

Nomadic communities suffer most as drought stalks Somaliland

Driving through the rural landscapes of Somaliland, the views are breathtaking – towering blue mountains cutting the glaring sky over dry, thorn-bushed desert. Small...

Culture/Religion

Somaliland/Somalia: A joint air authority on the horizon

Having tried to run its airspace on its own, Mogadishu is now seeking a joint arrangement with Hargeisa. Since 5 October, the Somaliland minister for...

Media

Trump gives out his ‘Fake News Awards’ to CNN, N.Y. Times,...

The president highlighted negative coverage he said showed bias. President Donald Trump tweeted out the winners of his “Fake News Awards” on Wednesday night, proclaiming, “And...

Sports

Philippe Coutinho joins Barcelona after £142m deal agreed with Liverpool

Barcelona have announced the signing of Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool for a fee that could reach £142m. The Brazil international flew out on Saturday...

Technology/Science

Stakeholders Celebrate Success of Biometric Election in Somaliland

“In addition to being effective, Iris ID’s technology was also found to be highly efficient.” Various stakeholders are celebrating the successful use of iris recognition...