Monday, May 27, 2019

Somaliland

Somalia

World news

Somalia: Farmaajo Gives JKIA A Wide Berth Fearing Humiliation

Following the latest incident where three top government officials from Somalia were blocked from entering Kenya, President Mohammed Farmaajo on Friday avoided Nairobi on...

Opinion & Analysis

This is how easily the U.S. and Iran could blunder into...

As tensions mount between the United States and Iran, American and Iranian leaders publicly insist they want to avoid war. Yet history is littered...

Economy/Business

Djibouti Again Ordered to Pay US$385m to DP World

DP World secured another legal victory this week when the Djibouti government was ordered to pay US$385m plus interest to Djibouti port operator Doraleh...

Social Issues

Somaliland: When Moral Values Beat Material Interest

Back in 2013, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) hired me from Baltimore, Maryland, USA and posted me to Hargeisa to help the Somaliland...

Culture/Religion

Somalia: EU’s policy towards Somalis threatens return of country’s recolonization –...

Having acquired large hectares of land for a plan to build a major base near Mogadishu airport, the European Union had proposed an introductory...

Media

Ethiopia: Did PM Abiy Keep His Pledge to the Media? A...

It's been one year since East Africa's most populous country - Ethiopia - experienced a political transformation; a change in leadership, after years of social unrest...

Sports

Ugandan boat with footballers capsizes in Lake Albert

A boat carrying football players and fans has capsized in Lake Albert in western Uganda, local media reports say. Casualty figures are unclear - the...

Editorial

Technology/Science

DARE1 Survey Completed, Additional Station Planned for Bosaso

'Manufacturing of the undersea cables and repeaters will begin in April 2019 and the system will be ready for commercial traffic in June 2020.' "..We...