Saturday, September 21, 2019

Nigeria Buries Soldiers at Night in Secret Cemetery

While (Nigeria) president says war against Islamist insurgency is won, army conceals toll in unmarked graves At the northern edge of this city’s sprawling military...

Top 10 billionaires in Africa and how they made their money

In January this year, Forbes released a list of the wealthiest people on the African continent. Altogether, the 20 African tycoons who made the list...

British-African Ministers in Boris Johnson’s Cabinet

Two Africans have made it into the cabinet of Britain’s new Prime Minister Boris Johnson as members of his top team that would assist...

EU, Partners Halve KDF, AMISOM Budget in Somalia

The European Union (EU) and its partners refunded Kenya Sh4.3 billion for its troops fighting Al-Shabaab militia in Somalia in the fiscal year ended...

Somaliland: CS Munya Says Kenya Hargeisa Consulate to Open Soon

• The national government is set open a consulate at Hargeisa in Somaliland aimed to increase exports to the autonomous country. • Trade CS Peter...

Can One Open Dialogue With Terror Groups Al Shabaab, Boko Haram?

Although negotiating with terror groups is sensitive and difficult, it needs to be explored as a policy option. READ A PDF COPY OF THE POLICY...

Making Order Out of Chaos

After a woman and her family were forced to flee the breakaway republic of Somaliland in 2003, jigsaw puzzles gave her a way to cope and...

Kenya Finance Minister Henry Rotich Arrested for Corruption

Kenya's finance minister has surrendered himself to the police after the chief prosecutor ordered his arrest over allegations of corruption. Henry Rotich is accused of...

Shouldn’t Ethiopia Recognize Somaliland?

Federal “Government” of Somalia, residing in a highly fortified Villa Somalia, cut non-existent diplomatic ties with Guinea Conakry because the latter accorded what looks...

Freedom House Report Places Somaliland Ahead of Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan, Egypt in Freedom

US-based independent watchdog Freedom House has asserted it’s latest report that the Republic of Somaliland enjoys more freedom than other Horn of Africa’s countries like Ethiopia, Djibouti,...

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Did President Farmajo of Somalia Cancel Planned Visit to U.S.?

Somalia President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, has cancelled his planned trip to New York this week as the Horn of Africa nation faces political crisis...

The UAE Will Triumph Over Iran in the Next Middle Eastern War

As Iranian bluster again increases, it could very well be Abu Dhabi that teaches Tehran a permanent lesson. The eleventh annual Council on Foreign Relations’...

Somaliland: Frankincense Dates Back to Biblical Days

Franincense was as good as gold im ancient times Early civilizations used camels to transport frankincense along the global trade routes. It was one of...