Sunday, February 18, 2018

Inside the tense, profane White House meeting on immigration

 When President Trump spoke by phone with Sen. Richard J. Durbin around 10:15 a.m. last Thursday, he expressed pleasure with Durbin’s outline of a...

President Ghelle Receives President Behi at Djibouti Airport

His Excellency the President of the Republic of Somaliland, Musa Behi Abdi, left for Djibouti on his very first visit abroad, today, following his...

No Place for Violence, Respect for Basic Rules Must Prevail in Somalia – SRSG...

END OF YEAR STATEMENT FROM UN SECRETARY-GENERAL’S SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR SOMALIA MICHAEL KEATING (26 December 2017) Somalis face some of the toughest living conditions in...
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Somaliland: Opposition Leader Still Blames the Dead for Loss in Elections

Opposition leader and Chairman of Somaliland's Waddani political party, the honorable Abdirahman Mohamed Abdullahi 'Irro', repeated on Monday that he and his party lost...

Ethiopia’s EPRDF: An Unequal Partnership

Even though the creation of the Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) predates the downfall of the Derg, its origin, evolution, structure and power-sharing...

2017 Review: African presidential elections [2] Liberia, Angola and Somaliland

A major news source on the continent year in and out are elections – especially the presidential polls. 2017 was no different with as...

Dreaming of Somaliland

Somalilanders are quietly and confidently concretizing their dreams of statehood – all with the wish of one day being recognised as a political entity in...

Le Monde: Somaliland, the lessons of a ghost country

The former British protectorate (Somaliland), self-proclaimed independence of Somalia in 1991, has not been recognized by any state but tries to consolidate the exercise...

South Yemen Will Regain Independence If It Follows These Six Steps

Independence is once again attainable for South Yemen so long as prospective peace talks result in a coalition-enforced “buffer zone” with North Yemen and...

Trump retweets several videos alleging physical attacks by Muslims posted by far-right British leader

President Trump retweeted several videos on Wednesday purporting physical attacks carried out by Muslims, originally posted by the deputy leader of Britain First, a...

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Ethiopia’s leadership race: Lemma Megersa at the front

The surprise resignation of Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has got some people looking at Oromo leader Lemma Megersa as a potential successor Until recently,...

Ethiopia vows no military takeover amid latest emergency

Ethiopia’s defense minister on Saturday ruled out a military takeover a day after the East African nation declared a new state of emergency amid...
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Dahabshiil Group CEO calls on Somali Youth Empowerment at 1st Somaliland International Marathon Run

Mr. Abdirashid Mohamed Said Dualeh, CEO of Dahabshiil Group of Companies has called on fellow businessmen, community leaders and members of the general public...