Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Nigeria’s Jonathan eyes Boko Haram ouster within a month

Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan said in an interview broadcast on Friday that he hoped that Boko Haram militants would be pushed out of captured...

Oromos in Somaliland: Seeking Refuge in an Unrecognized State

The self-declared state of Somaliland is much better known as a refugee-producing territory than a refugee destination. Yet in recent years the territory has...

Ethiopia Steams Ahead With Massive Dam Project

With a newly-signed deal on sharing Nile River waters with Egypt, Ethiopia is moving ahead with the continuing construction of Africa's largest hydro-power dam...

Cows and conflict: South Sudan’s “slow motion” livestock crisis

By Andrew Green KAMPALA, (IRIN) - At 11 million head, cattle outnumber people in South Sudan and are central to the country’s economy and society....

Somaliland Irked by Perceived Partiality, Disrespect of SRSG Keating

The Republic of Somaliland communicated its dissatisfaction of how SRSG Michael Keating presented the ongoing conflict between Somaliland and the Puntland Federal State of...

Mandera quarries shut over Al-Shabaab threat

Police said the quarries were prone to attacks by Al-Shabaab militants. Stone miners at the Bur Abor quarry in Neboi Location, Mandera County. The government...

US to cut military aid for Africa’s fight against terrorism

The US is set to scale back aid to African military units fighting terrorism, as it realigns its defence strategy to compete with more...

Somaliland: Ethiopia Acquires 19% Stake in DP World Berbera Port, Government becomes strategic shareholder,...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 1 March 2018: Ethiopia will become a shareholder of the Port of Berbera following the signing of an agreement with DP...

Group Behind Nairobi Attack Has Eluded Military

Somalia-based terrorist group al-Shabaab killed more people in Africa last year than Boko Haram or Islamic State Stepping in front of the cameras in the...

Spectrum Says No Oil Blocks Auctioned on 7 Feb London Conference

The multi-client, seismic imaging  company, Spectrum, in a letter it addressed to the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources of the federal Government of...

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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...