Saturday, September 21, 2019

Somalia Power Players Converge on Garowe For Inauguration of President Deni

Almost all the power players in Somalia including both incumbent government and opposition leaders have arrived in Garowe for the inauguration of Saeed Abdullahi...

Ethiopian runner who popularized defiance gesture returns home

The Ethiopian marathon runner who made global headlines with an anti-government gesture at the Rio Olympics finish line returned from exile on Sunday after...

Djibouti border dispute could roil Ethiopia-Eritrea peace deal

The decision by Ethiopia and Eritrea to abandon war paths for peace and re-establish diplomatic and economic links has gotten everyone’s praise. Kenya, for instance,...

November 13, 2017 Marks the Third Somaliland Presidential Election DAY

All Somalilanders who obtained their voting cards will proceed to the ballot boxes on November 13th .2017 to elect the fifth president of the...

President Donald Trump meets with GCC leaders

The much-anticipated US-GCC Summit has kicked off as US President Donald Trump sat down with Gulf leaders and officials at the King Abdulaziz Conference...

German vice chancellor: Merkel underestimated migrant integration challenge

German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel said in an interview on Saturday that Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives had "underestimated" the challenge of integrating a record...

UK to trigger Brexit process early 2017, says Boris Johnson

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said Thursday that Britain plans to trigger Article 50, the formal process for leaving the European Union, early next year. "We...

Angry China says shadowed U.S. warship near man-made islands in disputed sea

The U.S. Navy sent a guided-missile destroyer close to China's man-made islands in the disputed South China Sea on Tuesday, drawing an angry rebuke...

Minnesota could elect 1st Somali-American to Congress in historic year for women candidates

Amid a wave of female candidates running for office, freshman state representative Ilhan Omar hopes to become the first Somali-American in Congress. The former refugee, who is...

Gen John Allen, US envoy to the anti-IS coalition

FRANCE 24 spoke to US General John Allen – the special presidential envoy to the international coalition against the Islamic State group – about...

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Somaliland: Warta-Burale Village Builds Own Dam

Fadumo Osman is among the 6,000 women and men living in Warta-Burale village in Somaliland who decided they could no longer wait for outside...

The Long Read: Somaliland’s Quest To Defuse A Climate ‘Timebomb’

When Hawo Mohamed woke one morning to find about a dozen of her goats dead, she knew her life as a herder was coming...

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...