Date archive forMarch, 2016
By SomalilandPress On Thursday, March 31st, 2016
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Somaliland:Authorities Order Newspaper to Close Down

Nairobi, March 31, 2016–The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on authorities in the semi-autonomous republic of Somaliland to reopen the daily Codka Shacabka (The Voice of the People). The attorney general’s More...

By SomalilandPress On Thursday, March 31st, 2016
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Somaliland:The Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation Distributes 5,000 food Baskets to Drought Stricken Families in Sahil Region

By Goth Mohamed Goth The Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation has started distributing emergency relief aid to families in Berbera, a city in the north-west Sahil region of Somaliland. The aid package was sent More...

By SomalilandPress On Thursday, March 31st, 2016
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Harawo Region of Somali Regional State of Ethiopia Is On Its Way!

In recent events, the Somali Regional State of Ethiopia president has nominated the city of Dharwanaje as a fully functioning district. This recognition of the district was long awaited by the vast majority of the More...

By SomalilandPress On Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
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Somaliland:Footballers from Cardiff’s Somali community take on ex-Bluebirds in community match at Principality Stadium

The Champions: Cardiff City’s Division Three title winning squad The Cardiff Somaliland Community Football Team take on former Cardiff City and Manchester United players on Wednesday evening at the Big Game More...

By SomalilandPress On Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
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Africa:Dos Santos maintains the status quo while suggesting change in Angola

High-rise buildings amid shacks in Luanda. President Dos Santo has announced plans to retire amid growing unease among Angolans over deepening poverty despite a recent oil boom. Reuters/Siphiwe Sibeko This article More...

Votes are counted during Minnesota’s Democratic caucus. Reuters/Eric Miller
By SomalilandPress On Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
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American elections ranked worst among Western democracies. Here’s why.

Votes are counted during Minnesota’s Democratic caucus. Reuters/Eric Miller The world is currently transfixed by the spectacle of American elections. From New York, London and Paris to Beijing, Moscow, and Sydney More...

By SomalilandPress On Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
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The Economic Commission for Africa and African Union Commission to host African Development Week in Addis Ababa

Several key reports to be launched during the ADW and the Conference of Ministers, taking place between the 31st March and 5th April at the UN Conference Centre ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, 30 March More...

By SomalilandPress On Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
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Can Ethiopia Survive Ethnic Conflict ???

I read Ato Ephrem Madebo excursion throughout Europe and the experience that is relevant to our country that is divided and bantustatized for the last 25 years  on his fascinating piece on Ethiomedia. As he correctly More...

By SomalilandPress On Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
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Somaliland:Civilian Arrested and Charged in a Military Court

Mrs Saado Jaamac Aadan, a civilian, was arrested by police in Somaliland and has been charged in a closed military court. She has not been allowed access to a lawyer nor granted bail. She is currently detained in More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
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Somaliland:Presidency Honors Communications Graduates

Hargeisa – The Presidency of Somaliland on Tuesday honoured some 40 government  employees who successfully completed a two-day training course with aim of forging “One Somaliland government, One Voice.”   “It More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
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Somaliland:Sagaljet On the frontline of Innovation

By Gulaid Dalha Hargeisa – Somali Commentator – SAGAL JET Company, Somaliland’s largest full-service provider of print and related services, was founded in 2007. The company covers a wide variety of private More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, March 30th, 2016
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Former CIA chief: “Yes,” Donald Trump is a “recruiting sergeant” for ISIL

General Michael Hayden, former NSA and CIA director, speaks with UpFront on Al Jazeera Agrees, “yes”, that Donald Trump has become a “recruiting sergeant” for groups such as ISIL and Al Qaeda Adds that More...

By SomalilandPress On Monday, March 28th, 2016
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Somaliland: Voter Registration Delayed Due To Drought, Waddani Opposes, UCID In Court

By Ahmed Kheyre   At the request of the Somaliland National Elections Commission (NEC), the three Somaliland political parties, Kulmiye, Waddani and UCID gathered at the Presidency, along with the Speakers of both More...

By SomalilandPress On Monday, March 28th, 2016
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Somaliland/Somalia – The Looming War: From the Boardroom to the Battlefield

In the past 25 years Somaliland has proven its commitment to peace, development, national security and most importantly taking an active role in stabilizing the region. Starting in 2012 Somaliland officially entered More...

By SomalilandPress On Monday, March 28th, 2016
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Somaliland:UCID: Vacancy for Presidential Candidate

Faysal Ali Warabe announced that his party is candidate-less for quite some time. The party is looking for candidate that meets the requirements below: The applicant regardless of his faith be it Shite Muslim or More...

By SomalilandPress On Monday, March 28th, 2016
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Somaliland:State intensifies relief supply efforts

By M.A. Egge The minister of Interior Hon. Ali Mohammed Waran’adde has led one of two major relief convoys that are to distribute necessary basic needs like food, water and pasture to people and their livestock More...

By SomalilandPress On Monday, March 28th, 2016
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Somaliland:Kulmiye is justified in expelling renegades –Shabeele

The chairman of the Kulmiye central committee Mr. Jama Ismael Egge alias Shabeele has warned that the name, emblem and flag of the ruling party, KULMIYE, can never be used illegally by any entity. He said that it More...

By SomalilandPress On Monday, March 28th, 2016
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Somaliland: Irro’s Regional Tour

Addis Ababa— on March 28, 2016, Somaliland Speaker of Parliament arrived in Addis Ababa in his first leg to enhance bilateral ties between Addis Ababa and Hargeisa and continued to fly to Kampala the next day. More...

By SomalilandPress On Monday, March 28th, 2016
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Somaliland:Horsed Sanitation Company Revealed Most Corrupted and Worsen Sanitation in Borama Town

AN OPEN LETTER To: Ministry of Interior To: Awdal Governor To: Borama Mayor To: INGO’s Donors To: United Nation Offices in Somaliland Whether you are local or national or International Awdality we knew for sure More...

By MGoth On Saturday, March 26th, 2016
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Somaliland:Stringent measures on banks concerning humanitarian funds are impeding swift services, says SRSC chief as he appeals for its easing

Hargeisa-“We have undertaken commendable efforts in the overall tasks in drought relief assistance for the affected and at the same time we have rehabilitation plans for them”, revealed the Somaliland Red Crescent More...