Monday, September 24, 2018

Somalia-Somaliland must form the Joint Air Control Board per Istanbul II Agreement

As per international law, Somalia Federal Government is the only entity that is entitled to negotiate ICAO in the process of regaining airspace. It...

Cargill, Somali-American Workers Reach $1.5M Settlement Over Discrimination, Terminations

A group of 138 Somali-American workers has reached a $1.5 million settlement with Cargill Meat Solutions over allegations they were wrongful terminated from the...

Somalia: MP Barrow under critical observation surviving assassination attempt

Member of Somalia Federal Parliament, Mohamed Mursal Mohamoud 'Barrow' was critically injured, Saturday evening, by a car bomb planted under the driving seat of...

Contrasting peace-building mechanisms of Somaliland and Somalia – LSE Academic Paper

Mohamed Farah Hirsi, Director of Somaliland's Academy for Peace and Development (APD), contrasts peace-building mechanisms, approaches, and procedures for conflict mitigation and reconciliation in...

Outgoing UN Envoy says absence of trust among Somalia leaders stymies peace progress

United Nations Envoy to Somalia Michael Keating says lack of trust among Somali leaders is complicating progress on the political and security fronts, and...

Somalia: Al Shabaab dawn raid on a Mogadishu suburb town – Afgooye

The Al Qaeda-linked, Islamist fighter group, Al Shabaab, raided an army station at Afgooye, only 30 kilometres west of the Somalia Federal Government seat,...

Nicholas Haysom: The new SRSG for Somaliland/Somalia

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today announced the appointment of Nicholas Haysom of South Africa as his Special Representative for Somalia and Head of...

Yours truly, Dahabshiil!

There are periods in time that all the delight is yours. This does not come by accident, though. Such delights are the creation of...

Why Somalia cannot unite with Kenya

I was intrigued by the title of an article written by a certain Karanja Kabage, a Kenyan, who is an Advocate of the High Court...

UNMAS, AMISOM to collaborate on elimination of IEDs in Somalia – Press Release

The African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) and the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS) have pledged to strengthen their collaboration to effectively counter...

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Somalia regional states’ leaders fail to turn up for meeting with Farmajo

Leaders of Somalia’s regional states did not turn up to a meeting with the country’s president which was scheduled to take place in the...

Sexual misconduct disgraces ‘America’s Dad’

Bill Cosby’s downfall from “America’s Dad” to convicted felon will reach its final chapter in a Pennsylvania courtroom on Monday, when a judge will...

Djibouti cannot act as if DP World port concession is terminated: Court

Court extends Order to prohibit interference with DP World’s right to manage Doraleh Container Terminal S.A. (“DCT”) The High Court of England and Wales in...