Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Somaliland CSOs: Extent of drought beyond local capacity, resources

Press Release: Emergency Appeal on the Situation of Drought in the Eastern Regions of Somaliland "On November 20th 2016, Somaliland Civil Society Organizations (SCOs) met...

Somaliland: President Siilaanyo confirms election-on-time schedule at Kulmiye youth wing convention

His Excellency the President of the Republic of Somaliland, today, reiterated that his government had no plans nor was it encouraging any extension of...
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Somaliland Minister for Minerals & Energy on a ‘self-detruct’ course again

His Excellency the Somaliland Minister for Energy and Mineral Resources, Hussein Abdi Duale, embarked on a solo-awareness campaign ahead of an upcoming seismic oil...

What to know about Trump’s visa and refugee restrictions (Somalis affected)

President Donald Trump's road to the White House was paved in part with hard-line promises such as building a "great, great wall" along the...

China’s state broadcaster accidentally recognized the breakaway state of Somaliland

When a car bomb ripped through a market in Mogadishu on Sunday, killing at least 30 people, China’s state broadcaster in Africa, quickly covered...

Sir Mo Farah backs charity appeal to help Somalia drought victims (+Videos)

Sir Mo Farah has backed a charity appeal to help the millions of people who face starvation in East Africa. Sir Mo Farah has backed...

Exclusive: In Somaliland, water is a life-or-death resource

There are no storm clouds on the horizon in Somaliland, and that's a bad thing for the eastern African republic's drought-stricken people. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lsnyWryhiBY Hospitals are filled...

Somaliland-UK soccer team meets Peckam Town FC on charity match (Pictures)

A select eleven representing Somaliland soccer team in the United Kingdom kicked off a charity match with Peckham Town FC to raise funds for pastoralists...

Roundtable with Somaliland Foreign Minister at the Atlantic Council

On Tuesday, May 23, the Atlantic Council's Africa Center hosted Dr. Saad Ali Shire, minister of foreign affairs and international cooperation of the Republic...

Horn of Africa: there are no quick fixes in ‘countering violent extremism’

An effective response to violence and harmful ideologies is important. But projects are failing to adequately engage with root causes. Since 9/11, western countries have...

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Somaliland: Another Seemingly Meaningless Government Reshuffle from Higher-up

His Excellency the President of the Republic of Somaliland, Musa Bihi Abdi, has on Monday made what critics are already terming as meaningless reshuffle...
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More Soldiers, Civilian Officials Abandon Puntland Responsibilities to Re-align with Somaliland

Thirty police officers of Boocame district, Sool, who had, hitherto, been loyal to the Somalia Federal state of Puntland laid aside their allegiance to...

Somalia PM Pauses Implementation of $112-Million WB Project

Somalia Prime Minister Hassan Khaire Saturday suspended a World Bank-funded development deal signed between Finance Minister Abdirahman Beyle and representatives of three regional states...