Saturday, September 21, 2019

Trafficking in Persons in Conflict Contexts: What is a Realistic Response from Africa?

This brief draws on field research conducted on trafficking in persons in four protracted conflicts in Africa – Central African Republic, Libya, Nigeria and...

UN Joins Call for Independent Probe on Morsi Death

Mohamed Morsi's death: World reaction - Malaysia, Qatar pay tribute to former Egyptian president, but reaction from other governments has been largely muted. The United Nations...

Behi Bans Lavish Gifts to Top Students by Privately-Owned Schools (Videos)

President Musa Behi Abdi of the Republic of Somaliland, on Monday, prohibited the tradition among privately-owned educational institutions to shower lavish gifts to students...

US, China Face Off in Djibouti for Greater Influence in Africa

A dirt track at Djibouti's Doraleh Port leads to a series of unassuming single-story buildings that, earlier this year, hosted the world's two superpowers. The...

The Other Side of the Western Notion of Islam, Muslims

In his travels through the Mideast and Africa, James Jeffrey found mostly peaceful Muslims, kind to a fault and proud of their religion. I want...

Why is Somalia so Obsessed with Reunification with Somaliland?

Ten questions Washington must seek answers to from Somalia Prime Minister, Hassan Ali Kheyre, during US visit. Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire begins a...

Somalis, World Mourn Friends, Relatives Lost on Ethiopian Plane Crash (Shows video of last...

Abdirashid Ibrahim Abdirahman, presently the Director General of the Ministry of Planning of the Republic of Somaliland, was one of the first to realize...

Somalia: Man Executed for Rape, Murder of Girl

A man was today executed for the rape of an 18-year old girl in a village near the regional capital of Gedo region of...

Somalia’s Farmajo Skips Meeting With Somaliland’s Bihi. The Reason.

Dr. Abiy Ahmed, Prime Minister of Ethiopia, it was reported, had dual objectives behind the invitation he extended to the President of the Republic...

Somalia: Chinese deal angers fishing communities, sparks concerns over sovereignty and piracy

A new fishing deal signed between the Somalia government and vessels tied to the China Overseas Fisheries Association raises serious questions. Some Somalis, particularly...

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Did President Farmajo of Somalia Cancel Planned Visit to U.S.?

Somalia President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, has cancelled his planned trip to New York this week as the Horn of Africa nation faces political crisis...

The UAE Will Triumph Over Iran in the Next Middle Eastern War

As Iranian bluster again increases, it could very well be Abu Dhabi that teaches Tehran a permanent lesson. The eleventh annual Council on Foreign Relations’...

Somaliland: Frankincense Dates Back to Biblical Days

Franincense was as good as gold im ancient times Early civilizations used camels to transport frankincense along the global trade routes. It was one of...