Monday, August 20, 2018

Kenyan Mines Minister Expects Law to Boost Investment Interest

Kenya expects to enact a mining law later this year to provide policy stability in a country ranked by an industry institute as one...

The risks of mishandling the Tikrit offensive

Pushing ISIL out of Tikrit may deal a blow to ISIL but mistreating residents would make the military victory tenuous. With advances already being made,...

Musa Bihi – Somaliland’s New President Has Work To Do

With the inauguration of Muse Bihi Abdi on 13 December 2017, Somaliland’s oft-delayed presidential election process officially ended. The Kulmiye party retained power, but...

SOMALILAND: REGULATORY GAPS IN MOBILE BANKING PLATFORMS

Somaliland is one of the leading markets in mobile banking platforms in Africa. It has been acknowledged by renowned individuals such as Bill Gates...

Farmaajo & the Gloomy Political Cloud Over Somalia

Being boring is one personality trait president Mohamed A. Farmaajo has in common with our first president, Aden A. Osman. Like Aden, Farmaajo is...

If Brexit is terrible for UK, it’s good for Somaliland

Every cloud has a silver lining. The irrational and unexpected rejection of the European Union by the majority, albeit a slim majority, of British...

Somaliland: A successful election, what then?

The Republic of Somaliland has successfully completed its sixth election and third presidential election. In this last election, there were many firsts including: the...

Ethiopia Journalism: Where Is the Moral Threshold?

At a time when the media is drawing utmost public attention because of the upcoming election, it is understandable that journalists are bound to...

Will the Arabs dare to listen to Somaliland?

The Arab League has the habit of leaving issues to fester until such time when surgical intervention becomes necessary from foreign powers whose interests...

Kenya’s Election Fiasco: Should Somaliland take Notice?

The Kenya elections’ results and the violence that befell the country in the aftermath should serve as a practical warning to the Somaliland people...

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Torpedoing Africa, and then complaining about ‘migration’

European countries are still shaping the lives of millions of Africans, determining both their present and future. Out of the 67 coups in 26 African...

Zakia Hussein: Somalia’s First General and Deputy Police Commander

Somali President Abdullahi ‘Farmajo’ Mohamed, has appointed Zakia Hussein to the position of general and deputy chief of the Somali Police Force. Zakia becomes the first...

Chief Guterres Says UN Budget Is In Deficit, Warns of Consequences

Letter sent to member states by António Guterres reveals $139m deficit in core budget António Guterres, the UN secretary general, has warned that the organisation...