Monday, September 24, 2018

Somaliland CSOs submit UPR to the UN Human Rights Council

PRESS RELEASE Subject: Somaliland Universal Periodic Review Report (UPR) Somaliland Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) submitted Universal Periodic Review Report (UPR) 1st July, 2015 to the United Nations...

Notes: Military activities in the Somaliland Protectorate from 1905 to 1913

This is the third of a series of notes, tracts and academic discourses to mark proud landmarks in the history of Somaliland from 1884 to...

Living at the ‘mercy of the rain’ in Somaliland

It has been particularly dry this year in parts of Somaliland, the internationally unrecognised nation-state that broke away from Somalia in 1991. Small, frequent...

Government to Open Direct Talks with Khatumo Militia After Ramadan

Somaliland authorities have for the first time revealed the possibility of opening direct talks with the separatist Khatumo militia. The First Deputy speaker of the...

Notes: Somaliland in the early British years of 1884-1898

This is the second of a series of notes, tracts and academic discourses to mark proud landmarks in the history of Somaliland from 1884 to...

Government of Somaliland, Kulmiye reiterate commitment to political parties’ dialogue

His Excellency theVice President of the Republic of Somaliland, Abdirahman Abdullahi Zeyli'i, and the three top-most leaders of the Ruling Party - Kulmiye -...

Veteran Horn Cable TV Cameraman, Finance Ministry Employees laid to rest in Hargeisa

Veteran Horn Cable TV cameraman Mohamed Daud Yusuf and two employees at the Finance Ministry, Weli Daud Egal (Planning Director) and Musa Ali Dualeh (police...

Peace and prehistory in Somaliland

Warmth and intimacy set it apart from its troubled neighbour Somalia — and make it an antidote to modern tourismOn the road to the...

In Somaliland, the hopeful look skyward

While governments do not recognise Somaliland's independence from Somalia, the region's investment in airport improvements could have far-reaching effects.  The tale of two goats and...

Flashback: First Somaliland Parliament in 1960 (Historical Pics+Docs)

Commemorating 26 June 1960  and a lost - but regained - jewel! On February 17 1960, the very first Somaliland elections for parliament were held....

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