Friday, February 23, 2018

Geopolitical Time Bomb: Chaos In Somaliland Could Trigger Regional Conflict

The broader conflicts around control of the Red Sea and its littorals are being played out in the new aspects of the transformation of...

Somaliland: 25 years as an unrecognised state

On May 18, 1991, Somaliland declared its independence from Somalia. Twenty-five years on, it still has not received legal recognition from the international community.  "Even...

Somaliland: Sterling Energy announces completion of seismic acquisition on the Odewayne Block

ODEWAYNE, REPUBLIC OF SOMALILAND: Sterling Energy Plc ("Sterling" or the "Company"), AIM-listed Sterling Energy has announced that the Government sponsored 2D seismic program of 1,000kms full fold data...

Somaliland Drought: Pictures of the day!

Perhaps, the rest of the international community - the West, particularly, will arrive with the usual handful of grains at the fall of  first...

RA Projects designs boarding school for Somaliland

RA Projects has designed a new boarding school for Sheikh, a small highland town in northernSomalia. It will aim to to prepare Somalis for top...

Somaliland’s main opposition leader has hinted at a possible unification with Somalia ahead of...

Somaliland, which acquired independence in 1991 during the civil war that erupted after the collapse of Siyad Barre, still remains an autonomous region of...

Somaliland Diaspora: Predatory Political Parasites

“In Africa,” says Professor Patrick Lumumba, “the shortest root to ill-gotten wealth is political leadership.” I couldn’t agree more. “If you want to get...

International diplomacy hypocritical about Somaliland recognition

I don’t understand the workings of international diplomacy. Some of what I see appears illogical. Most of it involves destroying and then trying to...
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Somaliland President-elect and Bitter Opponent Mend Fences

Only two days after the Somaliland electoral commission declared Musa Behi Abdi the winner of the country's fiercely contested presidential election of November 13, the president-elect...

Somaliland:The New Somali Studies

Since #CadaanStudies was launched on Twitter, the tweet that has received the most circulation has been something that British explorer Sir Richard Francis Burton...

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Ethiopian Prime minister’s resignation part of EPRDF’s ongoing reform to address legitimate public demands...

The Consular-General of the Ethiopian Government to Somaliland, General Berhe Tesfaye released the below-copied statement to the local press Wednesday. It reads: Hargeisa: In the last...

‘Somalia’ Highest Ninth In World Corruption Index 2017 of Transparency International

Somalia ranks highest in the Transparency Corruption Perception Index of 2017 by scoring 9th (#180) - the lowest in the table for the 11th...

University of Hargeisa Goes DotSo of the Somalia Federal Government!

The Republic of Somaliland's state-owned, state-run University of Hargeisa (UOH) goes under the official Somalia Federal Government domain DotSo (.so). Permission for use of FGS...