Wednesday, November 14, 2018

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...

Somalis in the First World War

As a new exhibition commemorates the Somali effort during the First World War, LSE’s Joanna Lewis analyses how scholarship of the Great War is...

Lac Assal: The Djibouti Lake Posing as Paradise

From a distance, Lac Assal may look like tropical waters fringed with powdery white sand. Up close, it’s an inhospitable alien landscape. An illusory paradise At...

Against tremendous odds, Abdi Nor Iftin made it from war-ravaged Somalia to America

Now a Maine resident, he tells his harrowing tale in his new memoir. “Call Me American” tells of a Somali boy, the son of nomadic...

Prepare for the longest lunar eclipse of the century, coming up this month

A total lunar eclipse will rise over the night sky this summer, and it will be the longest eclipse of this century, according to NASA. On...

Sagar Toll: 49 killed, 70 missing after tropical cyclone hit Somaliland

At least 49 people were killed while 70 others are still missing following tropical cyclone sagar that caused heavy rains and flooding in Somaliland,...

UN RELEASES $2.7 MILLION TO HELP SOMALILAND COMMUNITIES AFFECTED BY CYCLONE; URGES FOCUS ON...

Following a visit to a community in ‘Somaliland’ affected by Cyclone Sagar, the United Nations has released close to $3 million to help people affected...

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Somaliland: Are the UAE, DP World going back on Berbera development Abiy’s lead?

DP World downsizes in Berbera: In developing Somaliland's port, the Emirati operator is having to contend with the new political configurations in the Horn. Despite the...

Aung San Suu Kyi’s ‘shameful behavior’ costs her Amnesty International Award

Amnesty International announced today that it has withdrawn its highest honor, the Ambassador of Conscience Award, from Aung San Suu Kyi, in light of...

UN forum to bring ‘big space data’ benefits to disaster response in Africa

Outer space and disaster response experts, on Monday, gathered at a United Nations forum in Bonn, Germany, to discuss how “big data” including social...