Thursday, November 15, 2018

Ethiopian, Eritrean and Somali American Among Winners of This Year Midterm Election

Yesterday history was made in the US mid-term election in which the country elected its first Somali-Muslim-American to Congress. Not only that Democrats regain...

The mixed blessing of UAE involvement in the Horn of Africa

The UAE, together with its ally Saudi Arabia, played a highly visible role in helping make peace between Eritrea and Ethiopia. As its footprint...

Geostrategic position draws foreign powers to Djibouti

With China’s overseas military expansion and advocacy of a new world order, Djibouti’s congested territory could become a collision point in a new scramble...

Kenya: Sophia Abdinoor, MP, wins African leadership award

Ijara Member of Parliament Sophia Abdinoor has won a top African female leadership award. The award, which was given by Women Advancement for Economic and...

From East Africa en route to Europe, people brave drownings, endless abuse in Yemen

Drownings, disease and abuse fail to deter on route supposed to be safer option from east Africa When the boat’s engines stopped, the beatings began....

Students from Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda to participate in Ethiopia sattelite launch

Ethiopia is set to launch its first earth observatory satellite in September 2019, joining a list of few African countries that have put the...

Ethiopia: Erstwhile friends in struggle for reform could pose a problem for Abiy

They were tortured for their political beliefs. They saw friends shot dead by security forces. They were forced to cut their hair and give...

Safaricom Plans M-Pesa Entry in New African Market by April

Company seeks mergers and acquisitions skills for transaction M-Pesa mobile-money service available in seven African states East Africa’s biggest company by market value plans...
Somaliland, Somtribune

Somaliland steps up push for international recognition

World’s failure to grant statehood risks reigniting war with Somalia, minister warns The self-declared state of Somaliland is stepping up its push for international recognition, warning...

Ethiopia: First Woman Supreme Court Chief right behind first female president

Ethiopia swore in its first female Supreme Court chief on Thursday, part of a wave of appointments of women to top government positions backed...

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Somaliland: 1500 to begin registration for National Service

According to an announce the Director of the National Service program, Mohamed Hussein ‘ Mu’addin’ made public, Wednesday, 1500 university graduates will begin registering...

4 African presidents who have shown great kindness

Kindness is not the first thing that comes to mind whenever a politicians name is mentioned. It is even harder to believe that presidents...

Is Constitutional Reform Long Overdue in Somaliland?

Constitutional reform can help fulfil twin goals of ending political under-representation and cracking down on instability in Somaliland, writes Liban Ahmad. The Fifth Somaliland President,...