Thursday, April 19, 2018

DP World warns off potential Djibouti suitors

DP World has issued a statement warning that its concession agreement to operate the Doraleh Container Terminal (DCT) in Djibouti “remains in full force...

Junet: Raila’s blue-eyed boy shoots straight from the hip

It’s hard to tell when Junet Noor Mohammed is happy or annoyed. His face lights up with a smile whenever he talks. One woman voter...

Republic of Somaliland emerges as key player in Horn of Africa

The waters around it are deemed strategically vital for the GCC as they form part of the Red Sea and Bab Al-Mandeb Strait, one...

Revealed: How corrupt police officers abet smuggling of sugar from Somalia

On the night of March 22 this year, a convoy of ten 25-tonne trucks carrying sugar smuggled from Somalia was stopped by Kenya Police...

Somalia: Museveni puts death toll of UPDF soldiers in Al-Shabab attack to 8

President Museveni has put the death toll of Ugandan soldiers killed in the Sunday al-Shabab attacks on UPDF camps in Somalia to eight. In a...

Large crack in East African Rift is evidence of continent splitting in two

A large crack, stretching several kilometres, made a sudden appearance recently in south-western Kenya. The tear, which continues to grow, caused part of the Nairobi-Narok...

DP World says Djibouti has not offered to buy its Doraleh terminal stake

DUBAI, March 28 (Reuters) - DP World has not received an offer from Djibouti to buy its 33 percent stake in the Doraleh Container...

Djibouti the latest to fall victim to China’s ‘debt trap diplomacy’

The US has nothing to fear – that’s the message broadcast loud and clear by Djibouti’s government after its annexation of a key container...

Djibouti is Dangerously Becoming a Trigger for Transregional Destabilization

The delicate balance of power in the Horn of Africa might soon be broken by the developing situation inside of Djibouti surrounding the future...

Somalia-Kenya talks over border security wall collapses

The talks between Somalia and Kenya talks over the construction of the Security wall along the border of the two countries collapsed, officials confirmed...

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Malawi can eradicate HIV infections says U.S. doctor who discovered AIDS virus

REUTERS: Malawi, which has one of the highest rates of the deadly HIV/AIDS infections, is on course to eradicate the virus, Jay Levy who...

On Somaliland, Inner City Press Asks UK’s Karen Pierce About UAE, UN Envoy Keating’s...

When Ambassador Karen Pierce of the UK, the UN Security Council's "penholder" on Somalia, took questions on April 18 Inner City Press asked her about...

Russia ‘to set up naval base for warships and hunter-killer submarines in Somaliland’

The rumoured location of the base is in the strategically important Horn of Africa and would offer the ability to project power across the...