Saturday, December 16, 2017

SOMALILAND: THE INDICES OF DEMOCRATIC PERFORMANCE

A rebel who has ousted the military régime of Siyad Barre, a strategist who has appeared as the second best within his own ranks,...

Somaliland: A successful election, what then?

The Republic of Somaliland has successfully completed its sixth election and third presidential election. In this last election, there were many firsts including: the...

Somali deported for using Swedish passport

IMMIGRATION officials at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport intercepted a Somali who pretended to be a Swedish citizen when he tried to fly to...

Somaliland: House of Representatives Approve Police Bill, Two More in One Day

The Republic of Somaliland's House of Representatives today approved three bills critical to safety and accountability by majority votes sending them back to the...

Somaliland: The Main Reasons for Absenteeism in Health Workers

Health worker absenteeism As we know low health workers or any professional staff absenteeism causes low productivity for that business sub type, As we are all...

Young Somaliland Activist Dies During Childbirth

Hamda Ismail was Young, educated, activist and dreamer living in the Somaliland’s coastal town of Berbera. She have had high hopes for Somaliland youth...

The Promise of Private Sector Grants in an Impact Investing World

Enough of the arguments about the trade-off between profit and impact. Impact investors now have a “trade-on” opportunity, says Arif Naqvi, founder of the...

UN lauds Somaliland elections, urges inclusive politics

The United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) on Wednesday congratulated Muse Bihi Abdi on his election as president of the breakaway republic of Somaliland after...

Somaliland: International Observers Congratulate Somalilanders as Supreme Court Endorses Election Results

Press Release Somaliland’s Supreme Court yesterday upheld the preliminary results of the presidential election, originally released by the National Electoral Commission on 21 November. That...

No illusions about the challenges facing Somaliland

International recognition is one of many issues for the nation, says president-elect. Last week, the Republic of Somaliland’s independent National Electoral Commission announced the result...

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Exclusive – United States suspends aid to Somalia’s battered military over graft

The United States is suspending food and fuel aid for most of Somalia's armed forces over corruption concerns, a blow to the military as...

Somaliland President Fields New 23-Ministry Government

His Excellency the newly inaugurated President of the Republic of Somaliland, Musa Bihi Abdi, today, released his government's first roster of ministers and vice...

Somaliland hailed as it swears in new president

The self-declared republic of Somaliland has sworn in its fifth president, Muse Bihi Abdi. There was excitement and optimism on social media as citizens relished...