Date archive forDecember, 2015
By MGoth On Wednesday, December 30th, 2015
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Somalia:110 journalists killed in 2015

The figures speak for themselves: a total of 110 journalists were killed in connection with their work or for still unclear reasons in 2015. At least 787 journalists have been killed in connection with their work More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, December 30th, 2015
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Somaliland:Ministry of Interior gets New HQ

By Goth Mohamed Goth H.E President Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud Silanyo on Wednesday attended the opening ceremony of the new Ministry of Interior headquarters. President Silanyo after cutting the tape to the newly constructed More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, December 30th, 2015
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Somaliland:President Silanyo inaugurates nation’s first Rain water harvesting Project

By Goth Mohamed Goth Humbo-weyne -H.E President Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud Silanyo on Tuesday laid the foundation stone for a proposed new water reservoir to be built at Humbo-weyne and which will have the capacity to More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, December 30th, 2015
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Somaliland Youth Unemployment

                                     Who is to blame?       By: Mohamed Ubo    Why does youth unemployment taste bad in the mouths of Somaliland politicians? Why do youth More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, December 30th, 2015
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Somaliland: 2015 A Year In Review

By Ahmed Kheyre   As a another calendar year comes to an end, it is an opportune moment, to  glance back at the year that was 2015.   2015 saw another year of peaceful and progressive developments in More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, December 30th, 2015
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Somaliland:Grateful of President’s Silanyo’Re-UDUB-zation Heartening Changes

By Abdirahman M. Dirye Second-rate politicians with little public experience who parrot what told once have surrounded the president of Somaliland. Most of their views are rigid once programmed unable to change More...

By MGoth On Sunday, December 27th, 2015
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Somaliland:Causes of Inflation in the Country

3 Real Reasons for Rising Prices: Inflation is the devastating condition when prices just keep going up, eating away at your standard of living. There are three main causes: demand-pull, cost-push, and monetary More...

By MGoth On Sunday, December 27th, 2015
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Challenges Of Tribalism In Somaliland

A tribe is a group of people who have a common origin, language, culture and sometimes geographical area. Tribalism is the selfish exercise of this commonness to deny or deprive others who are not of the same tribe More...

By MGoth On Sunday, December 27th, 2015
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Somaliland:Abdirashid Dahabshiil believes on investing back to people, land

Vincent Defait of Le Monde spoke with Abdirashid Duale, Dahabshiil GCEO, and prepared the following report, translated from the original French, of him and the leading money transfer company he runs. In the bedlam More...

By MGoth On Saturday, December 26th, 2015
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‘Young people don’t feel they belong here’: Five Muslims on their fears about extremism in Wales

A senior Cardiff imam, a councillor, a taxi driver, a community leader and an accountant spoke of their fears racism, unemployment, and poverty left young Muslims feeling alienated By Abbie Wightwick Warnings that More...

By MGoth On Saturday, December 26th, 2015
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Somaliland:Ethiopia upgrades SL consular status, says Amb. Galaal

By M.A. Egge The Somaliland diplomatic office in Ethiopia has had its status elevated from the liaison one by the host country hence treated now as a full consulate, says the SL ambassador based in Addis Ababa. Amb. More...

By MGoth On Saturday, December 26th, 2015
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Somaliland:Guurti veteran elder Abdikarim is back

By M.A. Egge The eminent grand politician Hon. Abdikarim Hussein Yusuf who was flown out of the country last week for specialized treatment abroad jetted back into the country on Friday walking quite well. The Guurti More...

By MGoth On Saturday, December 26th, 2015
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How a breakaway region of Somalia hopes to build a new country

Port manager Ali Omer speaks on the phone at Berbera port in the Somaliland autonomous region of Somalia. (Paul Schemm/The Washington Post) (Paul Schemm/For The Washington Post) By Paul Schemm December 26 BERBERA, More...

By MGoth On Saturday, December 26th, 2015
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Somaliland:Human Rights Centre calls on the government to drop the criminal charges against Hubsad journalists

26th December 2015 Press release Human Rights Centre calls on the government of Somaliland to drop the criminal charges against Hubsad journalists Human Rights Centre calls on the government of Somaliland to drop More...

By MGoth On Saturday, December 26th, 2015
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Somaliland:Why Veteran Muse Biixi Abdi is the president in waiting?

The ruling party Kulmiye convened its central committee meeting on the 10th October 2015 to nominate its presidential candidate to succeed their incumbent president, after he had decided not to stand for a second More...

By MGoth On Saturday, December 26th, 2015
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Somaliland:President Silanyo’s Change of Heart to Take Break from Divisive Old days

By Abdirahman M. Dirye Somaliland foreign policy is a disaster. The past attempts by Somaliland autonomy so far, at the least, to attain global recognition that is to achieve full membership of IGADD, African Union, More...

By MGoth On Thursday, December 24th, 2015
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A refugee stalemate: When an asylum claim is rejected

With his asylum application rejected by Germany, a refugee from Somaliland waits to see what will become of him. Abdishakur Ahmed spends most days disconnected from German society, hanging out in a small room he More...

By MGoth On Thursday, December 24th, 2015
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Somaliland: Berbera, a port after waiting

Standing on a low table of his vast air-conditioned office, Ali Omer Mohamed, as everyone calls Ali Hoor Hoor, reviewed on an aerial photo of the different sectors of the port which it is responsible for twenty More...

By MGoth On Thursday, December 24th, 2015
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Somaliland:Indiana merchant sells frankincense and myrrh

  By JOSEPH S. PETE WANATAH, Ind. — You’ve of course heard the story – the three wise men brought baby Jesus gold, frankincense and myrrh. Whatever star you’re following, if you’re More...

By MGoth On Thursday, December 24th, 2015
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Africa Investigates looks at British American Tobacco in Kenya

Kenya was the first African nation to ratify WHO’s plan to curb smoking But Kenya is reliant on $1 billion in taxes on BAT Allegations that Big Tobacco is attempting to block anti-smoking regulations in Kenya, More...