Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Somalia: 26 Dead, 56 Injured, Hotel Extensively Damaged After Shabaab Siege – Jubbaland President

Islamist gunmen killed 26 people, including Kenyans, Americans, a Briton (a Canadian) and Tanzanians, when they stormed a hotel in Somalia's southern port city...

7 reasons why Somaliland deserves its long-overdue recognition by the world

Somaliland gained its independence from Great Britain on 26 June 1960 and became a sovereign state.  Despite being one of the most stable...

Somalia-Somaliland: The Perils of Delaying New Talks

Somalia and Somaliland have been at odds since the latter’s 1991 declaration of independence, which the former rejects. The dispute has cooled after heating...

Birmingham City Leaders Petition UK Government To Recognise Somaliland

Pressure is mounting from within the United Kingdom to recognize its former colony Somaliland as an independent state. Birmingham City is leading the way after...

Hodan Nalayeh of Integration TV and Husband Die In Kismayo Hotel Raid

The latest information emerging from a hotel which the Al Qaeda-linked, Al Shabaab militants raided late afternoon in the coastal Somalia city of Kismayu...

Omar hits back at ‘racist fool’ Tucker Carlson after Fox News host’s on-air rant

Fox News host railed against Democratic congresswoman in monologue full of anti-immigrant rhetoric and personal insults The Minnesota congresswoman Ilhan Omar has called the Fox News presenter...

IS Corruption in Africa Getting Worse? Where are Africa’s Billions Going?

Foreign companies and financial centres aiding corruption in Africa Africa is the world’s second fastest-growing region, and yet 100 million more Africans live in extreme poverty today compared...

One in Four People In Africa Pay Bribes To Access Services, Corruption Day Survey...

Corruption Day by Transparency International in partnership with Afrobarometer, reveals that more than half of all citizens surveyed in 35 African countries think corruption...

Somalia Executes 3 Over Deadly Hotel Bombing

Somalia's military says it executed three men convicted of carrying out a deadly attack on a hotel in the capital in 2017. A statement issued...

African Countries Launch Landmark Trade Deal Except Eritrea and Somaliland

https://twitter.com/offstream_news/status/1148378900466155521   African leaders agree on a continent-wide free trade zone, which encompasses all African nations except for Eritrea and Somaliland. The various European territories located in Africa are also excluded. It...

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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...