Date archive forOctober, 2015
By MGoth On Saturday, October 31st, 2015
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The complicated world of money, war and politics in Somalia and South Sudan

The Real Politics of the Horn of Africa: Money, War and the Business of Power. By Alex de Waal AT ONE of the many peace conferences to try to end the bloody conflict in Sudan’s Darfur region, this one held in More...

By MGoth On Saturday, October 31st, 2015
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Djibouti’s Massida Smart Solutions (MSS) among the companies showcasing at 7th Somaliland Business Fair

By Goth Mohamed Goth Among the new companies showcasing their products and services at 7th Somaliland Business Fair were Mr. Idriss Bouha Hassan and Mohamed Aden Ali representing Massida Smart Solutions (MSS) which More...

By MGoth On Saturday, October 31st, 2015
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Somaliland:Minister of Commerce opens the 7th Somaliland Business Fair

By Goth Mohamed Goth Somaliland Minister of Commerce and International Investment Hon Muse Kassim Ahmed officially opened the 7th Somaliland Business Fair (31st of October until 7th of November, 2015) at the sprawling More...

By MGoth On Saturday, October 31st, 2015
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Somaliland:Legislator lambast cabinet Resignations

By M.A. Egge A legislative member lambasted the mass resignation of over half a dozen cabinet members hence termed their act of quilting government as “ill-motivated” calculated to rock the boat. Hon. Abdirahman More...

By MGoth On Saturday, October 31st, 2015
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Somaliland:Man guns down three in a shooting spree

Assailant flees the scene as police keep mum on the incident By M.A. Egge Residents of Ina Hindise trading centre in Sabawanaag district of Marodijeh region were jolted to shock and awe when a man ran berserk and More...

By MGoth On Saturday, October 31st, 2015
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World Bank Takes Innovative Action to Support Remittance Flows to Somalia

WASHINGTON- The World Bank has taken an important step today to help support the flow of remittances to Somalia, to ensure they continue to reach people who depend upon them as a critical source of income. Over More...

By MGoth On Saturday, October 31st, 2015
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Somaliland:Breast Cancer – Natural Healing and Prevention

In our last article we discussed what cancer is and the underlining causes of breast cancer, in today article we look at the natural approach in healing and what we can do to prevent cancer.   Your body is More...

By MGoth On Friday, October 30th, 2015
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Barclays’ ‘Banking on Change’ disrupts savings model – and encourages others to follow suit

Stephen Van Coller_ Chief Executive_ Corporate and Investment Banking_ at Barclays Africa JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, 30 October 2015,- This World Savings Day Barclays and leading charities CARE International and More...

By MGoth On Friday, October 30th, 2015
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Somaliland:President Appoints New Deputy Minister of Resettlement and Rehabilitation

  By Goth Mohamed Goth President Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud Silanyo’s has today (Friday) issued Presidential decree # JSL/M/XERM/249-36561/102015 in which he appoints the Deputy Minister of Resettlement and More...

Presidential candidate for the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi party casts his vote on October 25. ReutersPresidential candidate for the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi party casts his vote on October 25. Reuters
By MGoth On Friday, October 30th, 2015
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Tanzania’s ruling party wins election (again), but poll is annulled in Zanzibar

Presidential candidate for the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi party casts his vote on October 25. Reuters October 29, 2015 By Michaela Collord Tanzania’s ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) party has been announced More...

The former Minster of Sports, Youth Affairs, and culture Hon Ahmed Abdi Kahin was on Thursday sworn in as the Member of Parliament by the chief justice Prof Aden Haji Ali Hassan Ahmed at the high court
By MGoth On Friday, October 30th, 2015
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Somaliland:Former Sports Minster sworn in as a Member of Parliament

The former Minster of Sports, Youth Affairs, and culture Hon Ahmed Abdi Kahin was on Thursday sworn in as the Member of Parliament by the chief justice Prof Aden Haji Ali Hassan Ahmed at the high court By Goth Mohamed More...

For the first time in a long time, South Africans are hearing stories about those who have been silenced. Reuters/Mike Hutchings
By MGoth On Friday, October 30th, 2015
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Student protests give South Africans a glimpse into hidden lives

  For the first time in a long time, South Africans are hearing stories about those who have been silenced. Reuters/Mike Hutchings October 29, 2015 By Sisonke Msimang Just as mass protests were beginning at More...

By MGoth On Thursday, October 29th, 2015
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Somaliland:President Silanyo Reshuffles Cabinet ,appoints New Ministers,Departmental Heads and Advisers

By Goth Mohamed Goth President Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud Silanyo’s has today (Thursday) issued Presidential decree #JSL / M / XERM / 249-3641 / 102015 in which he appoints new cabinet ministers, state ministers More...

The Angolan government failed to use revenues when the oil price was high to tackle massive social and economic challenges. Reuters/Siphiwe Sibeko
By MGoth On Thursday, October 29th, 2015
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Why Luanda’s residents are asking: where did all the oil riches go?

The Angolan government failed to use revenues when the oil price was high to tackle massive social and economic challenges. Reuters/Siphiwe Sibeko October 29, 2015 A few years ago, Luanda, the capital of Angola, More...

By MGoth On Thursday, October 29th, 2015
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Is Col. Musa Bihi Somaliland’s Abdel Fattah El-Sisi?

The battle for the Kulmiye Party’s Presidential contest has gotten very ugly within the last couple days as the largest number of government officials resigned in protest of the unfair support of Col. Musa Bihi. More...

By MGoth On Thursday, October 29th, 2015
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Another Letter to My Ethiopian Sisters-Mesrak Gessesse

I am now writing this as I just finished my annual mammogram and ultra sound testing for breast cancer. Exactly five years ago to the day on October 25, 2010, I wrote an article discussing my experiences after being More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, October 28th, 2015
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Somaliland:President Silanyo collects Central Committee Credentials during visit to Ruling party Headquarters

By Goth Mohamed Goth H.E President Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud Silanyo on Wednesday once again reiterated that ruling party “KULMIYE” was a democratic political organization and all the eligible members are allowed More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, October 28th, 2015
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Somaliland:Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs Resigns due to Personal Reasons

By Goth Mohamed Goth The Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs Hon Ahmed Abdi Kahin is the latest to quit his portfolio in the government after submitting his resignation letter to the head of State. Hon Ahmed Abdi More...

By MGoth On Tuesday, October 27th, 2015
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Somaliland:Mediterranean Bird

A QUEST FOR LOVE IN PARADISE By Hamse Ismail Hamse Ismail is a young writer and activist based in Hargeisa, Somaliland. He is also a former Mandela Washington Fellow at the University of Delaware in Newark, DE. More...

By MGoth On Tuesday, October 27th, 2015
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Somaliland:President Silanyo appoints new Ministers and Presidential Spokesman

  By Goth Mohamed Goth H.E President Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud Silanyo has today issued Presidential issued # JSL/M/XERM/249-3631/102015 appointing new cabinet ministers and a new Presidential spokesperson. President More...