Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Somaliland: Tribalism is rotten

If we didn’t have heroes or great lyricists like the above great poet, Timacade, I would have blamed the lack of models and great...

Somaliland: Waddani Chairman in Ethiopia Official Visit

The Somaliland speaker of House of Assembly Hon. Abdirahman Mohamed Abdilahi arrives in Addis Ababa after he received an official invitation from Ethiopia’s Prime...

Somaliland: SSE Releases Views on Somaliland-Somalia Failed Talks, Other National Issues

  DATE: 29/11/2015                                                                                 Ref: SSE/Fr-0020/15   PRESS STATEMENT Time for re-casting the failed Somaliland-Somalia talks about the union that ended nearly 25 years ago  The 2012 initiated talks and...

Somaliland: 30 Female Trained Journalists Earn Completion Certificates, Veterans Encourage Them

Her Excellency the Republic of Somaliland's Vice Minister of the Ministry of Information, Shukri Harir Ismail, close a three-month journalism training programme for thirty  female...

Somaliland: Government Responsible for Security, Protection of Citizens – Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Republic of Somaliland Ministry of Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation Press Release _____________________________ The Republic of Somaliland declared independence in 1991 in response to the clearly-stated wishes of...

Somaliland: Africa Notebook

Don’t ever mention that again, an African diplomat angrily chided a foreign journalist some time past when he suggested it was about time Somalia...

Somaliland:Stars of the Horn at Colston Hall

SOMALI stars left crowds mesmerized after a performance at Colston Hall. After travelling all the way from Somaliland and Djibouti, they arrived at The Lantern...

Somaliland Notes: ‘Flowering Desert’- The Prophet’s Camel Bell

This is the fourth chapter of Margaret Laurence's The Prophet's Cemel Bell - Flowering  Desert. The book presents a view of Somaliland, its people, its administrators, its...

Somaliland: Alasow Pretty Boys Come out of the woods as Somalia Spies

More and more young, wet-behind-the-ears, hardly literate boys, hitherto camouflaging as fledgling media practitioners in Somaliland have come out of the woods in full...

Ban appoints veteran British political, peacebuilding adviser to head UN assistance mission in Somalia

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced the appointment of Michael Keating of the United Kingdom as his new Special Representative for Somalia and Head of...

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Is role of traditional leaders in reconciliations, nation-building diminishing in Somaliland?

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UAE amnesty-seeker sells bags to clear Dh60,000 rent

She hardly earns Dh1,000 by selling bags and other novelty items. Unlike many amnesty-seekers in the UAE who are struggling to make ends meet, this...