Tuesday, July 16, 2019

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...

Natasia Urbano once graced the covers of Vogue. Now she’s living on the streets

Nastasia Urbano lived a glamorous New York life in her 20s. A life many people would envy. Every night saw her dining in lavish style with...

Dolapo Badmos: Nigerian police officer tells gays: Leave country or face prosecution

A high-ranking Nigerian policewoman has warned gay people living in the country to leave or risk criminal prosecution. Dolapo Badmos, a Chief Superintendent and spokeswoman...

Somali refugee takes a unique journey to becoming a Utah Highway Patrol trooper

Utah Highway Patrol trooper Daud Eftin, a refugee from Somalia, is pictured in Murray on Monday, Jan. 14, 2019. In 1998, his family was...

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Both Somalia, Somaliland Resort to Unsubstantiated Claims to Mitigate Livestock Export Fiasco

Using young media people, some of whom are suspected of being in its payroll, Somalia is sponsoring lies by the dozen purporting to its...

Great Hope for Reclaiming Sovereignty for the 28-year-old Somaliland Republic

IN SUMMARY We have been functioning as a government for 28 years with a constitution, judiciary, national currency and a flag. We had formed...

Trump’s tweets against liberal congresswomen called racist

Starkly injecting race into his criticism of liberal Democrats, President Donald Trump said four congresswomen of color should go back to the “broken and...