Friday, February 3, 2023

The State Department’s Disingenuous Defiance of Congress on Somalia

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On Dec. 23, U.S. President Joe Biden signed the Fiscal 2023 National Defense Authorization Act into law. Despite fierce lobbying from the State Department,...

Influx of Fortune Seekers in Somaliland

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While gold has been exported from Somalia/Somaliland for many years, the recent upsurge in gold digging has led to the uprooting of its centuries-old...

Somaliland Wary of Terrorists Turning Las Anod Into an Operations Launching Haven

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The government of the Republic of Somaliland, according to a Ministry of Foreign Affairs statement, is aware that external elements and terrorists wish to...

The Potential for US Military Presence in Somaliland

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The US is seeking to reassert its influence in the horn of Africa once more, given recent rise in tensions, and the growing presence...

Somaliland Offers U.S. Military Access to Port, Airfield as It Pushes for Nationhood

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Hargeisa sees Washington as a potential, powerful ally as it seeks international recognition for its 32-year-old government Somaliland, a peaceful corner of violent Somalia, is...

Somaliland: United States HoA Joint Task Force Visits Berbera Ahead of Military Exercises

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On January 13, U.S. Combined Joint Task Force – Horn of Africa (CJTF-HOA) personnel conducted a site survey visit to the port of Berbera....

It’s Time to Get Serious About Eritrea

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Almost every U.S. administration pays lip service to Africa, but few sustain attention. “Africa’s success and prosperity is essential to ensuring a better future for...

Laas Geel Is Somaliland’s Best Kept Secret

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Laas Geel in Somaliland is Africa’s best-kept secret; these intriguing cave paintings fascinate people all over the world Hailing from thousands of years ago, Laas...

Kenya Set to Open Somaliland Office and Five More Foreign Missions Soon

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Kenya is set to open seven new foreign missions in the latest reorganization of President William Ruto’s government. According to Executive Order No.1 of 2023...

Somaliland Confirms Salahley Surface Oil Seep as Genuine

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The discovery comes two weeks after the Somali federal government warned Genel Energy against oil exploration in Somaliland without authorisation from Mogadishu, saying the...