Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Somaliland

Somalia

World news

Two Fishing Boats Come Under Piracy Attack Off Somalia Coast

On Sunday, two fishing vessels were attacked by pirates off the coast of Somalia. The attempted boardings were both thwarted, but security officials said...

Opinion & Analysis

Somalians Respond to Rubin’s 10 Questions to PM Kheyre

Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire visited Washington and met with the World Bank, senior officials from the State Department and other high-profile US...

Economy/Business

Somaliland: Berbera International Airport to Open to Civilian Use Again

Berbera International Airport has one of the longest, safest runways in Africa. It boasts of 4.8 kilometers uncluttered runway that can accommodate jets of...

Social Issues

Mistaking Somaliland for Somalia, Mother Asks FGS to Secure Release of...

The mother of one of the two Canadian women detained in Somaliland since January is pleading with the government in Canada to secure their...

Culture/Religion

Piracy scourge may return to Somalia’s coast, experts warn

Experts have issued a warning that the threat of piracy may return in the Indian ocean, off Somalia’s coast. https://twitter.com/AnankeGroup/status/718357295441309698 They further add that anti-piracy patrols...

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

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...