Friday, February 23, 2018

Somaliland Notes: A Tribute to Captain Allan Gibb (DSO, DCM)

This is the twelfth posting of a reproduction of a series of historical notes, articles,tracts and academic discourses to mark proud landmarks in the history of Somaliland...

Samaale declines new portfolio

The just transferred minister of finance  declined taking up the new portfolio of the education docket. According to the BBC Somali service 9:00pm bulletin, Abdiaziz...

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....

Kenya sucked into Somalia, UN spat

Kenya has been sucked into a tussle for airspace management between Somalia and a UN agency after it turned out that staff working there...

Aljazeera on Somaliland election: Five things you need to know about Somaliland’s vote (Full...

Hargeisa, Somaliland - After a seven-year wait, Somaliland will go to the polls to elect a new leader. Here are five things you need...

Investors eyeing Africa’s private education opportunity

The African continent has a large number of young people, with the United Nations estimating about 40% of the population is under the age...

Somaliland National Electoral Commission declare inevitable delay to elections

Commissioner Saeed Ali Musa, official spokesperson of the seven-member National Electoral Board (NEC), today, declared that there will be some inevitable changes made to...
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Somaliland: Al Khalifa Foundation responds quickly to President’s drought appeal

A vanguard delegation of one of the United Arab Emirate's largest aid organizations, Al Khalifa Foundation, arrived today in response to His Excellency Ahmed...

Why Somaliland will not unite with Somalia

Republic of Somaliland won independence on 26th June 1960 with one of the few elected governments in Africa, it’s people organized one of the...

Rocky future for Somalia’s (Somaliland) ancient cave art

Centuries have passed since Neolithic artists swirled red and white colour on the cliffs of northern Somalia, painting antelopes, cattle, giraffes and hunters carrying...

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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...