Somaliland:Let’s save Hargeisa newspapers

The solution to declining sales of Somaliland newspapers partly lies in marketing, By Liban Ahmad In a report More...

Investment Forum Lays the Groundwork for Economic Growth in Somaliland

HARGEISA, Somaliland — The three-day Somaliland Investment Forum 2017, which concluded today, signaled to the world that Somaliland More...

Using eDahab, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation provide $1mln to 1000 families in Somaliland

By Goth Mohamed Goth The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation teamed up with the American Refugee Committee (ARC), Love Army and eDahab More...

The Long Arm of Ethiopia Reaches for Those Who Fled

“Wako” fled Ethiopia for Kenya in 2012, after his release from prison. He had been locked up for two years after campaigning for More...

A Former Refugee’s Musical Remedies: Q&A With Somaliland Singer Sahra Halgan Ahead of Sep 27 DDC Gig

Music isn’t merely art for Sahra Halgan. She’s used it as an essential remedy. The Somaliland hailing singer – who is More...

Boom for Kenyan miraa traders as shortage hits Somaliland

Miraa traders from Kenya are cashing in on a shortage being experienced in Somaliland following the disruption of the business by More...

Ethiopia’s Regional Tensions Spill Over, Leaving at Least 18 Dead

WASHINGTON —This much is known: tension between the Oromia and Somali regions of Ethiopia turned deadly last week in clashes that More...

Somaliland:Let’s save Hargeisa newspapers

The solution to declining sales of Somaliland newspapers partly lies in marketing, By Liban Ahmad In a report filed by Saab TV reporter in Hargeisa a More...

Investment Forum Lays the Groundwork for Economic Growth in Somaliland

HARGEISA, Somaliland — The three-day Somaliland Investment Forum 2017, which concluded today, signaled to the world that Somaliland is serious about taking control of More...

Using eDahab, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation provide $1mln to 1000 families in Somaliland

By Goth Mohamed Goth The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation teamed up with the American Refugee Committee (ARC), Love Army and eDahab mobile money transfer of Dahabshiil, a More...

The Long Arm of Ethiopia Reaches for Those Who Fled

“Wako” fled Ethiopia for Kenya in 2012, after his release from prison. He had been locked up for two years after campaigning for the Oromo People’s Congress, an opposition More...

A Former Refugee’s Musical Remedies: Q&A With Somaliland Singer Sahra Halgan Ahead of Sep 27 DDC Gig

Music isn’t merely art for Sahra Halgan. She’s used it as an essential remedy. The Somaliland hailing singer – who is revered by her countrymen for penning songs More...

Boom for Kenyan miraa traders as shortage hits Somaliland

Miraa traders from Kenya are cashing in on a shortage being experienced in Somaliland following the disruption of the business by conflicts in Ethiopia’s Oromia and Somali More...

Ethiopia’s Regional Tensions Spill Over, Leaving at Least 18 Dead

WASHINGTON —This much is known: tension between the Oromia and Somali regions of Ethiopia turned deadly last week in clashes that claimed the lives of at least 18 people in More...

Somalia:President Farmajo Calls Dahabshiil-Sponsored MogBF a Step Forward

Somalia’s President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed has praised the recent book fair as an initiative that portends a bright future for the nation. President Mohamed said he was More...

Somalia:President Farmajo Calls Dahabshiil-Sponsored MogBF a Step Forward

Somalia’s President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed has praised the recent book fair as an initiative that portends a bright future for the nation. President Mohamed said he was More...

Somali journalist dies after suicide bomber targets café

Nairobi, September 14—Somali broadcast journalist Abdullahi Osman Moalim died yesterday from injuries sustained on September 10 when a suicide bomber attacked More...

Operation Atalanta Force Commander Visits Mogadishu to strengthen Partnerships

EU NAVFOR Operation Atalanta’s Force Commander, Rear Admiral Fabio Gregori, visited Mogadishu to meet international partners from  the United Nations Assistance Mission More...

EU NAVFOR Supports EUCAP Somalia and Trains the Somali MPU in Mogadishu

For the second time this year, European Naval Force personnel have helped train the Maritime Police Unit in Mogadishu. Organised by the EUCAP Somalia and assisted by UNODC, this More...

24TH MEETING OF THE MILITARY OPERATIONS COORDINATION COMMITTEE (MOCC)

Addis Ababa,6 September 2017. The Military Operations Coordination Committee (MOCC) for the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) held its 24th Meeting in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia More...

Homeless children sniff glue to take ‘away the pain’ of surviving Somalia’s streets

HARGEISA, — Plastic bottles litter the ground as children emerge from an abandoned mud-brick building in this hot, dusty East African city. The dirty bottles used for More...

The Long Arm of Ethiopia Reaches for Those Who Fled

“Wako” fled Ethiopia for Kenya in 2012, after his release from prison. He had been locked up for two years after campaigning More...

Ethiopia’s Regional Tensions Spill Over, Leaving at Least 18 Dead

WASHINGTON —This much is known: tension between the Oromia and Somali regions of Ethiopia turned deadly last More...

Somaliland:The veins of Ethiopia’s growth

Ethiopia’s “umbilical cord”, Djibouti, could soon feel the pinch. After Ethiopia lost its lifeline to More...

Ethiopia & Eritrea: What will it take to break the deadlock?

The stalemate along the Ethiopian-Eritrean border benefits almost no-one. Two armies stare at each other across More...

Ethiopia’s ethnic crisis escalates: deaths, displacements reported

Ethnic clashes between Ethiopia’s Oromo and Somali regional states have escalated leading to reports of deaths More...

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Somaliland Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Affairs Dr. Saad Ali Shire Somaliland:BBC interview with Somaliland Foreign Minister-Video

BBC-Somalia broke away from the rest of the country and declared itself independent the breakaway republic...

Global censorship of news reaches new levels of complexity

CPJ releases annual assessment of press freedom worldwide New York, April 25, 2017—Despite the promise of...

Somaliland:SVT Correspondents – Episode 7-Video

Part 7 of 10. Correspondents depicts the two sides of Somalia. In the troubled southern part...

Using eDahab, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation provide $1mln to 1000 families in Somaliland

By Goth Mohamed Goth The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation teamed up with the American Refugee Committee (ARC), More...

Somalia:President Farmajo Calls Dahabshiil-Sponsored MogBF a Step Forward

Somalia’s President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed has praised the recent book fair as an initiative that portends a bright future for the..

Somaliland:The surprising place where cash is going extinct

Somaliland is a republic in East Africa that faces high illiteracy and whose economy was ravaged during a civil war. But..

A Peek Behind the World Bank’s Mask

By Jessica Evans On June 27 we released a joint report documenting forced and child labor linked to the World Bank’s More...

‘Unfathomable pain and suffering’ in Yemen

UN special envoy wants to restart talks as humanitarian chief warns that seven million are “on the cusp of famine”.  ..