Thursday, November 21, 2019

Heavy rains brought by strong positive IOD impact East Africa, hundreds of thousands affected

Hundreds of thousands in East Africa are now being affected by torrential rains influenced by the very strong positive Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD), which was...

Somaliland And Ethiopia Working Towards Stronger Trade Ties

Somaliland and Ethiopia are looking at improving the trade ties between the two countries so that both can benefit. The two neighbouring nations have close...

Somaliland Success Exposes Limitation of Western Political Thinking

The success of the breakaway Republic of Somaliland and other examples show the limits of Western political thinking on Africa, writes Sherin Helal While Somalia...

Egyptian Parliament’s Ad hoc Committee on Ethiopia’s GERD Dam Begins Meetings Sunday

The committee is expected to give President El-Sisi a "mandate" to take the measures necessary to tackle the negative impact of the GERD on...

ICJ to Open Somalia-Kenya Maritime Case in June 2020

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) has postponed oral hearings in the Somalia Maritime dispute to June 2020, following a request by the Kenyan...

Kenya: Roadside-Planted IED Kills 10 GSU Officers Near Kenya-Somalia Border

Ten police officers died Saturday evening after a police van they were traveling in ran through a suspected Improvised Explosive Device (IED) along Damajare...

Ethiopia: Air Force Plane Crash Kills Two

An Ethiopian Airforce Sukhoi SU27 fighter plane yesterday crashed immediately after takeoff from the Debrezeit air force base, Ethiopia's main air force base located...

Ethiopia PM Wins Nobel Peace Prize, Afwerki Did Not for Same Peace Deal. Why?

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali was announced as the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday, with the committee that decides the...

Somaliland: Uganda Airlines To Begin Hargeisa Flights Among 9 New Routes

Uganda Airlines will soon add into its schedule nine new routes including Kinshasa, Zanzibar, Asmara in Eritrea, Hargeisa(Somaliland), Lusaka, Harare, Johannesburg Djibouti and Addis...

Ethiopia: Ethiopia’s Most Repressive Somali Regional State is Reforming

Lessons from an open-air prison: The change in Somali Regional State offers an example for the country “How is democracy?” asks Bashir Ahmed Hashi, smiling...

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How Somaliland Thrives In Such A Rough Neighborhood

Unlike Somalia the failed state next door, it  (Somaliland) avoided U.S. intervention, outside assistance, and foreign loans. The United States has been involved in Somalia’s...

Somalia: A Co-Director of Elman Foundation Shot Dead in Mogadishu

Almaas Elman the sister of the renowned human rights activist Ilwad Elman was Wednesday afternoon shot dead near Halane compound in Mogadishu. The circumstances under...
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Somaliland Council of Ministers Approve 2020 Budget Forecast

The Republic of Somaliland's cabinet of ministers unanimously approved the 2020 budget forecast the Minister of Finance Development presented to the Council Monday. The Ministry...