Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Somaliland Notes: The Prophet’s Camel Bell – Innocent Voyage

This is the first chapter of Margaret Laurence's The Prophet's Cemel Bell - Innocent Voyage.  Somtribune promised to serialize the book for its readers earlier. The book presents...

UN MONITORING GROUP : REPORT ON SOMALIA (Full)

Security Council Distr.: General 19 October 2015   Original: English                        Letter dated 9 October 2015 from the Chair of the Security Council Committee pursuant to resolutions 751 (1992)...

Hargeisa-Odweine-Burao road receives a second cash injection from Dahabshiil

Today, a five-member committee representing the larger voluntary community mobilization caucus supervising the construction of a paved road that would connect Hargeisa, the capital...

Somaliland to reassess Turkey moderation of Somaliland-Somalia talks – Kulmiye leader

Mr. Musa Behi Abdi, the Chairman of Somaliland's ruling party, Kulmiye, and that party's candidate for President in the forthcoming presidential elections of 2017,...

Somaliland Notes: The Town, People of Zeila in Historical Pictures

“The Town and People of Zeila, Somali Coast, Africa”... Photos and text from The Graphic, May 7, 1887, page 473 Two men in Zeila playing...

SOMALILAND: REGULATORY GAPS IN MOBILE BANKING PLATFORMS

Somaliland is one of the leading markets in mobile banking platforms in Africa. It has been acknowledged by renowned individuals such as Bill Gates...

Somaliland Government Names 3 International consultancy firms for DP World MoU

The Somaliland government has released the names and details of three international and multidisciplinary consultancy firms which it sought their services in the preparation...

Somaliland: 9 instances of ‘Republic of Somaliland’ in MOU with DP World –...

What is little known of the Memorandum of Understanding between the UAE and Somaliland is the generous use of the 3 magic words for...

Danish vessel HDMS Absalon trains Somaliland Coast Guard

This week 22 soldiers from the Somaliland Coast Guard boarded a small vessel in the culmination of their maritime training executed by the HDMS...

Munya seeks market for miraa in Somaliland

Munya noted that the miraa market in Somaliland is worth about Sh40 billion which the Meru farmers should share in. Meru governor Peter Munya has...

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