Monday, September 24, 2018

Somaliland wants Uganda recognition

The state of Somaliland, which seeks to attain international recognition has opened talks with Uganda about a consulate in Kampala. Somaliland, a tiny country in...

Dubai Opens Door for Ethiopia in Somaliland

The global giant in port operations takes a 30-year lease on Port of Berbera, SomalilandDP World’s landmark deal with authorities in Somaliland to jointly...

Will South Sudan peace deal hold?

Will the second South Sudan peace agreement hold? That is the question most observers are asking, as the key partners appear to have been forced...

NIGERIA SURVIVORS OF BOKO HARAM ATTACK RECALL ‘TOTAL TERROR’

The evening was closing in when the first few shots sounded. Men locked up their little shops and ran, looking for safety. Women in...

Djibouti defies UAE by nationalising container port

The Horn of Africa country has defied threats by the UAE and nationalised a port on the Djibouti coast. East Africa's Djibouti has said it...

Nigeria Opposition’s Buhari Could Win, Disrupting Oil

There is a 60% probability that Nigeria opposition leader Muhamadu Buhari could beat President Goodluck Jonathan in this month’s election, according to Eurasia Group. The...

KDF soldiers killed in DEADLY Somalia roadside attack

Four Kenya Defence Force (KDF) soldiers have reportedly been killed in an attack in southern Somalia.KDF soldiers ambushed in Somalia. According to reports from Somalia,...

Is Twitter Hurting Ethiopia? Rumor and Unrest in a Fragile Federation

On October 2, police and protesters clashed during a traditional Oromo festival held beside a lake in Bishoftu, Ethiopia, just over 20 miles southeast...

‘Wind of change’ in Africa as Kenya marks 53rd Jamhuri Day – Raila Odinga...

When I spoke at the Nnamdi Azikiwe University in Nigeria last month, I expressed concern that the committed political leadership with long term visions...

Egypt releases imprisoned Al Jazeera reporter

Greste, Egyptian-Canadian Mohammed Fahmy and Egyptian Baher Mohammed were arrested in December 2013 over their coverage of the violent crackdown on protests.   Cairo - A...

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How often does the worst happen, when the people of the nation have lost faith in the value of their currency? More often than...

Kenya: Youth join Al Shabaab out of desperation

Leaders from Northeastern have been urged to educate residents on the need to form groups to be eligible for government grants. Youth Chief Administrative Secretary...

Somalia: Resigning Minister accuses Puntland presidency of engineering corruption

The Minister of Environment and Climate Change of Puntland State in northwestern Somalia, Ali Abdullahi Warsame has resigned from the cabinet on Sunday, citing...