Date archive forNovember, 2014
President Silanyo cuts the tape to the new Dahabshiil Bank Headquaters
By SomalilandPress On Sunday, November 30th, 2014
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Somaliland: President Silanyo attends the Launch of Dahabshiil Bank International

President Silanyo cuts the tape to the new Dahabshiil Bank Headquarters By Goth Mohamed Goth President Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud Silanyo today was the guest of honor at the opening of the ultra-modern Dahabshiil commercial More...

By SomalilandPress On Sunday, November 30th, 2014
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Right Livelihood Awards in Stockholm: Recipients send strong messages on surveillance, human rights & climate change

Press Release – Stockholm, 30 November 2014   2014 Right Livelihood Awards presented in Stockholm: “Investing in so-called security has not prevented human rights abuses in Africa,” says More...

By SomalilandPress On Sunday, November 30th, 2014
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Somaliland:Monday 1 December, 18.30 at Hargeysa Cultural Center – Film “Cultures of Resistance”

Date: Monday. 1 December, 2014 Film: Cultures of Resistance Directed by: Lara Lee Duratation: 1:12:23 Language: English with Somali subtitles Does each gesture really make a difference? Can poetry lead a whole society More...

By SomalilandPress On Saturday, November 29th, 2014
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Learning Lessons from Mandera

Mandera County is remote and largely unknown to most Kenyans, let alone to foreigners. It is an arid and sometimes forbidding region that borders Ethiopia and Somalia, a place of pastoralists and semi-pastoralists More...

By SomalilandPress On Saturday, November 29th, 2014
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Somaliland:Hargeisa JPLG programme well on course, says City Engineer

By M.A Egge SomalilandPress-The Hargeisa Municipal Council is steadfast on its Joint Project for Local Governance (JPLG) Program. According to the capital’s JPLG coordinator, City Engineer Abdikhadar Abdillahi More...

President Silanyo at the Inauguration ceremony of New Kuwait Learning Institution
By SomalilandPress On Saturday, November 29th, 2014
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Somaliland:President Inaugurates State-of-Art Kuwaiti Funded Learning Institution

President Silanyo at the Inauguration ceremony of New Kuwait Learning Institution By M.A Egge SomalilandPress-The President H.E. Ahmed Mohammed Mohamud Silanyo yesterday inaugurated the first phase of ultra-modern More...

By SomalilandPress On Saturday, November 29th, 2014
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Somaliland: Selel Court Hands Down Various Sentences to 25 Illegal Immigrants

By Goth Mohamed Goth SomalandPress-A court in Saylac has handed over various sentenced a least 25would be illegal immigrants of were recently caught as there were about to board boats in a bid to immigrated to foreign More...

Inagurating JPLG Projects in Burao
By SomalilandPress On Saturday, November 29th, 2014
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Somaliland: VP Embarks on Inspection Tour of JPLG Projects in Sahil and Togdeer Regions

Inaugurating JPLG Projects in Burao By Goth Mohamed Goth SomalilandPress- Vice President H.E Abdurrahman Abdullah Ismael Saylic today inaugurated several development projects in Burao, in Togdheer region of Somaliland. Among More...

By SomalilandPress On Saturday, November 29th, 2014
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Somaliland:New Round of Talks between SL and Somalia to Resume Soon in Turkey-Hersi

By Goth Mohamed Goth SomalilandPress-The stalled Somaliland and Somalia talks will resume in the near future this was revealed by Minister in Charge of Presidential Affairs Hon. Hersi Ali Haji Hassan during an press More...

By SomalilandPress On Saturday, November 29th, 2014
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Somaliland:The New National Electoral Commission gets Parliamentary Approval

By Goth Mohamed Goth SomalilandPress-The national assembly has today overwhelmingly approved Somaliland national electoral commission after a long delay in reaching the decision. Mr. Said Ali Muse, veteran journalist More...

By SomalilandPress On Saturday, November 29th, 2014
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“Africa can divest from fossil fuels,” says Alternative Nobel Prize recipient, Bill McKibben

Renowned environmentalist Bill McKibben and the climate movement 350.org, set to receive the Right Livelihood Award, (otherwise known as the “Alternative Nobel Prize),” on Monday, have sounded the call for More...

By SomalilandPress On Friday, November 28th, 2014
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Somaliland: In The Memory of My Dear Brother Mohamed Ahmed H Arwo

  BY NAJAT AHMED H ARWO   “Who, when afflicted with calamity say: “Truly To Allah we belong and truly, to Him we shall return.”” [The Qur’an; Chapter 2 (Al Baqarah – The Cow) More...

Japanese Envoy Inspecting Development Projects in Lalays in Sahil Region
By SomalilandPress On Thursday, November 27th, 2014
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Somaliland: Visiting Japanese Delegation Inspect Various Development Projects in the country

Japanese Envoy Inspecting Development Projects in Lalays in Sahil Region   By Goth Mohamed Goth SomalilandPress-A high level delegation from the Japan embassy in Kenya led by Ambassador Mikio Mori and Flanked More...

By SomalilandPress On Thursday, November 27th, 2014
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Wake up US, Ferguson Calling

By Maria McFarland Sánchez-Moreno Many questions are already being raised about the grand jury decision not to indict Darren Wilson, the white police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, an unarmed African-American More...

Syrian Refuges
By SomalilandPress On Thursday, November 27th, 2014
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Somaliland:Our Government should Open its Doors for Syrian Refugees

Syrian Refuges By Abdirahman Bidhan Dahir There is already technicians, doctors and dentists from Syria working and residing big cities and towns in Somaliland. In the spirit of the brotherhood. Somaliland Government More...

President Silanyo Receives Visiting Japanese Envoy
By SomalilandPress On Thursday, November 27th, 2014
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Somaliland:President Silanyo Receives Visiting Japanese Delegation

President Silanyo Receives Visiting Japanese Envoy By Goth Mohamed Goth SomalilandPress-H.E President Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud Silanyo today received visiting high level delegation from the Japan embassy in Kenya led More...

By SomalilandPress On Thursday, November 27th, 2014
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Somaliland:Donors and Citizens Delighted as the first SDF funded project comes into Realization

The Government of Somaliland yesterday officially commissioned the Lafaruk – Berbera – Sheikh road rehabilitation project which is funded by the Somaliland Development Fund (SDF). The launching of the project More...

By SomalilandPress On Wednesday, November 26th, 2014
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Somaliland:University of Hargeisa Start New MA Programs

By Goth Mohamed Goth The University of Hargeisa this week launched the two new master’s program namely Master of Governance and Leadership (MGL) and Master of Public Administration (MPA). UOH Has redesigned its More...

By SomalilandPress On Wednesday, November 26th, 2014
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Somaliland:President Silanyo Presides over the Ground Breaking Ceremony of the New 35 KM SDF Funded Lafrugu-Berbera –Sheik Road

  By Goth Mohamed Goth H.E President Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud Silanyo today presided over the ground breaking ceremony for a new road 35KM tarmac road held in the town of Hamaas which will link the town of Lafrugu-Berbera More...

By SomalilandPress On Wednesday, November 26th, 2014
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Somaliland:Hargeysa Cultural Center – Book launch;The Mystery of the Land of Punt Unravelled

Author: Axmed Ibrahim Awale Title: The Mystery of the Land of Punt Unravelled Language Event: Somali (live translation into English available upon request) Description: “The Mystery of the Land of Punt Unravelled” More...