Saturday, June 23, 2018

SCAMA Website: Another Manifestation of Somalia Aviation Scams

According to the offical website of SCAMA (Somali Civil Aviation and Meteorological Authority), the organization is an autonomous body working under the Federal Government...

Winning the People’s Trust: The Challenge for Somaliland Leaders

Every government pledges many things to its people before it comes to power. The people elect them based on their pledges, credentials, and sometimes...

A Traditionally Corrupt Somalia Has No Right To Claim Supremacy Over Somaliland Airspace

The international civil aviation organization is an specialized organization of the United Nations That codifies the principles and techniques of international airspace navigation as...

Ethiopia’s EPRDF: An Unequal Partnership

Even though the creation of the Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) predates the downfall of the Derg, its origin, evolution, structure and power-sharing...

Somalis Need to Have a Candid Conversation About Mogadishu

There is an emerging consensus among Somalis that there cannot be political equality in Mogadishu as long as a group of elders and politicians...

How to Implement Khatumo-Somaliland Agreement

The newly elected Somaliland President, Muuse Bihi Abdi, has many issues in his in-tray. The implementation of Khatumo-Somaliland agreement signed in Ainaba district before...

Ethiopia Used Israeli-made Surveillance Technology to Spy on Journalists, Dissidents

A new report details how Ethiopia targeted advocates of the Oromo ethnic group across 20 countries infecting their computers with spyware Israel-based defense outfit Elbit...

SOMALILAND: THE INDICES OF DEMOCRATIC PERFORMANCE

A rebel who has ousted the military régime of Siyad Barre, a strategist who has appeared as the second best within his own ranks,...

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...

Somaliland: The Main Reasons for Absenteeism in Health Workers

Health worker absenteeism As we know low health workers or any professional staff absenteeism causes low productivity for that business sub type, As we are all...

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Congressman Steve King says Somali Muslims not welcome in district’s meat-packing plants

Politico is reporting that Congressman Steve King (R) of Iowa's 4th Congressional District doesn't want anyone working in the meat-packing plants found in King's political...

Somaliland Irked by Perceived Partiality, Disrespect of SRSG Keating

The Republic of Somaliland communicated its dissatisfaction of how SRSG Michael Keating presented the ongoing conflict between Somaliland and the Puntland Federal State of...

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...