Friday, June 22, 2018

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,...

Somaliland: Be-as-you-pay Nationalism

Groups upon groups of people repeating themselves over and over again on the same theme, framed on the same words, heated to almost exactly...

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INVESTORS ARE HELPING PUT SOMALILAND ON THE MAP

A disputed part of a war-torn nation is holding out promise for the Horn of Africa. Hong Kong–based American business developer Robby Zirkelbach has set...

Al-Shabab Militant Group Getting Lucky, Not Stronger in Somalia

Somalia’s most dangerous terror group is likely not getting any stronger despite a series of deadly attacks, including one that claimed the life of...

Special Arrangement with Somaliland A Symbol of Depoliticized Aid Relations – Partners Tell Mogadishu

International partners supporting Somalia and Somaliland on a number of reconstruction, security, and governance programmes in Somalia, and on development and democratization processes, among...