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Somaliland Elects Musa Behi Abdi as its Fifth President

The National Electoral Commission (NEC) declared Musa Behi Abdi, Presidential candidate for the ruling party, Kulmiye, as the fifth president of the Republic of...

TREK THROUGH AFRICA: Somaliland ticks boxes of statehood

The immigration official at the border between Ethiopia and the Republic of Somaliland says that, in his seven years of working at the small...

Somaliland: Waddani Resumes Cooperation With NEC

Somaliland's Waddani political party chairman, Abdirahman Mohamed Abdullahi "Irro", today, confirmed that his party will resume full cooperation with the National Electoral Commission (NEC)...

UK MP Zac Goldsmith says Kenya in ‘total poll chaos’, hails Somaliland election

A British MP has described Kenya's election standoff as “total chaos”. Richmond Park MP Zac Goldsmith suggested that the recent elections in Somaliland, a self-proclaimed...
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Somaliland Awaits NEC Announcement of Election Results Following WADDANI demonstrations

Waddani-incited demonstrations shook some Burroughs of Hargeisa, Burao, and Erigavo on Thursday evening before they were quelled by the security forces. Stone-throwing youth took to the...

Kenya’s Election Feud Deepens Secession Calls

Kenya’s protracted election dispute has spawned secession calls from opposition supporters who say their vote has no influence on how East Africa’s biggest economy...

Somaliland: SONSAF, Domestic Observers Certify Presidential Election on Monday Concluded Faultlessly

SONSAF, which organized the local, non-state actors observers teams on the 13 November presidential election at over one thousand six hundred polling stations across...

Somaliland: International Election Observers Applaud Country on Well-organized, Peaceful Polling

At a press conference, the 60-plus international observers called here in Hargeisa, this afternoon, they stated that they were pleased to have observed an...

Somaliland polls close in election of new president

Polls have closed and the counting of votes has begun in Somalia's semi-autonomous region of Somaliland which is electing their fifth president Monday as...

Ibrahim Abdullahi: The man who buried Somaliland’s dead

It was June 2, 1988, and Hargeisa was under attack. The rat-a-tat-tat of nearby artillery rose above the city and filled Ibrahim Abdullahi's ears,...

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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...

Money remittance firm Dahabshiil trains staff on money laundering risks

A section of staff of money remittance firm Dahabshiil undergoing training on Anti Money Laundering and other courses at a Nairobi hotel. Money remittance firm...
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UK Looks Forward to Seeing Somaliland Set Another Great Example of Democracy in Action...

Ambassador David Concar, Head of the United Kingdom mission to Somalia/Somaliland congratulates Somaliland on a peaceful, orderly conduct of the presidential election and the...