Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Jaja of Opobo: Nigeria’s first millionaire and his riveting rise to fame

Jaja of Opobo, the man who rose against the odds of poverty and colonial rule to become Nigeria’s first international trader and millionaire in...

Politician alleges US stealing Somalia blind of minerals

Former Deputy Speaker of the Kenyan National Assembly Farah Maalim has alleged that the US is secretly mining and exporting minerals from Somalia. In a...

Somaliland’s Inviting Ottoman Heritage

Who can repair Somaliland’s crumbling old architecture? Somaliland’s Inviting Ottoman Heritage – IMPERIALISTS have long coveted Somaliland’s coast. Nowadays visitors to Berbera, its main port, can...

Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia explore common ground on Nile hydro-electric dam

Water ministers of Ethiopia, Egypt, and Sudan met on Tuesday in capital Addis Ababa to discuss a report on a multi-billion dollar dam project...

Front-line champions of fight against climate change effects

Billions of people all over the globe are already feeling the impacts of climate change — from the deserts of Somaliland to the peat bogs...
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Somaliland imprints its difference on adoring tourists

Much has been said about the difference between the internationally recognized but very troubled Somalia and the unrecognized but wonderful, Democratic Republic of Somaliland,...

Somaliland: Pakistani poachers convicted in Berbera

A Berbera court convicted three Pakistani nationals and a Somalilander on illegal poaching, Monday. The Pakistanis and their Somaliland companions were found guilty of hunting...

CHEETAH SMUGGLERS NABBED IN SOMALILAND’S FIRST COURT CONVICTION OF WILDLIFE CRIMINALS

These two cheetah cubs, kept in appalling conditions, were confiscated by conservation authorities in Somaliland at the same time as the independent territory celebrated...

Cabinet of Ministers Applies International Fauna/Flora Policies, Treaties on Somaliland

Somaliland cabinet this week ratified legal international policies that govern Fauna and Flora during the weekly cabinet meeting chaired by the President. The Minister of...
Somaliland, Piped Water, Water, resources, Somtribune

Somaliland: Accessibility, Inaccessibility of Water in Hargeisa

Hargeisa the most populated city in Somaliland has experienced exacerbated water shortage due to the lack of modern pipeline infrastructures that can transmit water...

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Somalia: Al Shabaab captures key area close to Southwest State capital

The Al Qaeda linked Al Shabaab insurgents have taken major control of a key area near Baidoa town, some 250km southwest of Somali capital Mogadishu. The...

USA: Two Somali girls fished out of pond drowned

Two bodies were pulled from a murky pond in Chaska late Sunday, bringing a frantic two-day search for two 19-year-old cousins and best friends...

UN Coordinator in Yemen says famine, alarming humanitarian conditions must be averted (Pics)

There are just three months left to avoid what could be ‘the worst famine in 100 years’, according to the United Nations. Yemen is in...