Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Djibouti takes over Somaliland economy, causes spiralling hyperinflation

With the help of its magnanimous, newly found friends of China and Saudi Arabia, besides its older, little-jaded United States and French allies, Djibouti is...

Somaliland imports banned & contaminated Egyptian fruits, other farm produce

Unchecked and un-monitored, there is a steady flow of goods, mostly milk, fruits, and other edibles appearing in Somaliland consumer markets. The dairy and farm products come...

United Nations supports Somalia denial of Somaliland sovereignty

The United Nations, a body that has thus far failed to emerge as defender of even its own 30-point Universal Declaration of Human Rights, fully...

Somaliland must expel ALL Kenyan expatriates immediately!

The Kenyan State House did not mince words about its view of Somaliland and its sovereignty, self-determination, statehood, nationhood or status. To Kenya, the 25-year...

Somaliland FM proves diplomatically more adept than Ambassador Bekar of Turkey

Only a day after what many termed as a leakage of diplomatic ineptitude on the part of the Ambassador of Turkey to Somalia/Somaliland, the...

Somaliland: 9 instances of ‘Republic of Somaliland’ in MOU with DP World –...

What is little known of the Memorandum of Understanding between the UAE and Somaliland is the generous use of the 3 magic words for...

Irro Meets Amb. Amina on Mission: A Kenya Diplomatic Blunder or a Waddani Misrepresentation...

In a 'news' story recently circulated in some websites and on one or two newspapers in Somaliland, it was purported that the incumbent Speaker...

Ban Ki-Moon, International Community Unlettered in Somalia’s ‘Blind Alley Politics’, Somaliland Condemns

By lauding the formation of a bicameral parliament, modelled after the Republic of Somaliland Houses of Elders and the Representatives, based on an untenable,...

The Kulmiye Convention Proceedings, Outcome: Boon or Bane for Somaliland?

  The High Points For the first time in public, His Excellency the President of the Republic of Somaliland, Ahmed Mohamed Mohamoud 'Siilaanyo', in his opening...

The Badhan Fiasco: A Prelude to another military showdown between Somaliland, Somalia?

On 18 October 2015, an elections awareness delegation left Erigavo, Sanaag, for Badhan of Badhan region. It was led by the NEC regional Director,...

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Somaliland: Hargeisa – The Invisible City

The city of Hargeisa, capital of the Republic of Somaliland, was almost completely destroyed by the Siad Barre regime in the late 1980s, as...

Khalifa Haftar of Libya: Rogue General or Strongman?

General Khalifa Haftar is a former Gathafi loyalist turned CIA-backed enemy who in the past year became Libya’s most prominent “rogue general” and is...

A Portrait of the White House and Its Culture of Dishonesty

As President Trump met with advisers in the Oval Office in May 2017 to discuss replacements for the F.B.I. director he had just fired,...