Wednesday, August 5, 2020

FlyDubai Suspends Flights To and From Somaliland

FlyDuba which ran a lucrative 4-times a week flights to and from Hargeisa's Egal International Airport has been abruptly suspended beginning with a mid-flight...
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Federal Somalia Minister States FGS Will Fully Support Puntland War Against Somaliland Republic

An official emissary of the Federal Government of Somalia of Mogadishu, Minister of State for Finance, Mohamoud Hayir Ibrahim, urged the President of Puntland...

Somaliland: 2nd High-ranking Officer Dies in Las Anod in Targeted Killing

Hargeisa (Somtribune) - Less than three weeks of one another, two high-ranking judicial and security sector officers get killed in target killings at Las...

Somalia: Proposal for Special 1P1V Political 2020 Elections

The Federal government of Somalia shows no interest in holding a timely, credible federal election in 2020. It hijacked the elections in federal member...
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Somaliland COVID-19 Combat Committee Bans Associations, Flights From 8 Countries, Closes Schools

Hargeisa (Somtribune) - The newly appointed, national COVID-19 Combat committee, released a number of directives aimed to reduce risk of contamination. The Committee, on Monday,...

BREAKINg NEWS!! Somalia: First Covid-19 Case Tests Positivein Mogadishu

Mogadishu (Somtribune) - Somalia Health Minister, Fowzia Abikar, officially confirmed today that a traveller quarantined at Adan Adde International Airport of Mogadishu tested positive...

Kenyan Forex Scammer Swindles Somalia MPs of US$ 59mln

About twenty Federal Republic of Somalia MPs were left in a lurch after a swindler, only identified as Abdalla disappeared with an estimated Ksh6...

Somalia’s Foreign Policy, Al Shabaab, ISIS: Implications for Somalia, the Horn of Africa, and...

Somalia is often considered a quintessential example of a failed state that suffers from devastating humanitarian crises and the lowest levels of development in...

Somaliland Antes Up Preventive Measures Against COVID-19

Hargeisa (Somtribune) - Following the Somaliland Mission in Ethiopia stopping the issuance of visas to travellers from Ethiopia to Somaliland, Friday, His Excellency the...

The Blind Swallow

One day my shoulder received a visit as unexpected as it was equally welcome: a small swallow settled on me. It was blind. I...

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‘We Drink from the Toilet’: Migrants Tell of Hellish Saudi Detention Centres

Kingdom urged to rethink mass deportation policy as crowded and insanitary conditions spark Covid-19 fears Ibraahin’s* first week of work at a market in Jeddah,...

Hard to Pay Back Chinese Loans in Nigeria, Rest of Africa

In Djibouti, the Chinese are in charge of the ports too, just because Djibouti borrowed money it could not pay back.Unable to repay its...

Somalia: Former President Threatens Incumbent Armed Confrontation If Elections Don’t Happen on Schedule

A former President of Somalia, Ali Mahdi Mohamed, threatened the incumbent, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, that he will rather take up arms against him than...