Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Building peace should not just be left to Executive arm of the government

Last week, the African Leadership Centre jointly hosted a three-day conference at Wilton Park. Bringing together over 40 academics and policy practitioners from around the...

Nine Killed as Gunmen assault luxury hotel in Tripoli + Video

(Reuters) - Heavily armed gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in Tripoli favored by Libyan officials and visiting delegations on Tuesday, killing at least nine...

Sri Lankan ‘war criminals’ deployed as UN peacekeepers

The UN has been sending alleged war criminals to act as peacekeepers in conflict zones, a confidential report claims. The document, seen by the Observer, and...

Oil & Gas Africa: Kenya Woos South Sudan After Pipeline Deal With Uganda Collapses

Kenya faces a race against time to win the full backing of South Sudan for its planned crude pipeline after Kampala pulled the plug...

Somaliland, Kenya Foreign Ministers talk of strengthening ties

Dr Shire invites Kenya to set up an embassy in Somaliland Kenya and Somaliland are exploring ways of working together in the education and agricultural...

Dahabshiil Further Spreads Its Wings in Africa and Elsewhere to Serve A Soaring Clientele

The remittance wing of Dahabshiil has become a byword of trust, efficiency, and speed of delivery through a rigorous application of state-of-art digital technology, practicable...

Boko Haram renews attacks in Nigeria

Reports are coming in from Nigeria of dozens of people being killed in the town of Monguno, in the north-east near the border with...

A tale of two ports: Somaliland challenges Djibouti

Djibouti may not quite be the “Singapore of Africa” yet, but the Horn of Africa’s smallest country still plays an oversized role in global...

Kenya seeks to restrict political commentary on social media ahead of elections

Kenyan authorities should ensure that proposed social media guidelines do not prevent journalists from reporting critically or close the space for public debate ahead...

Ethiopia’s leadership race: Lemma Megersa at the front

The surprise resignation of Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has got some people looking at Oromo leader Lemma Megersa as a potential successor Until recently,...

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Somaliland: High-level Eritrean Delegation Arrives to Boost Bi-lateral Cooperation

His Excellency the Vice President of the Republic of Somaliland, Abdurahman Abdullahi Ismail "Zeil'i", today, received a high-level delegation from Eritrea, led by Foreign...

Somalia Federal Government Expects to Sacrifice Army Lives and Not Pay Them at All

The Somalia national army (SNA) has not paid for the last four months. Not at all. The Federal government through its ministry of defense justifies...

Somaliland: Horrible Accident Denied Hodan of Her Day

Hodan Abdullahi Muhumad was to have wed on Thursday, this week. Hodan, a sister, and another bridesmaid, together with her husband, called Abdinasir (Shamsuddin) Mohamed...