Date archive forFebruary, 2017
By MGoth On Tuesday, February 28th, 2017
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Africa: Dr. Tedros Endosered By the African Union

From the Desk of Dr. Tedros Dear colleagues and friends, It has been a few weeks since my last message to you. First and foremost, I would like to thank my friends and colleagues for your unwavering More...

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By MGoth On Tuesday, February 7th, 2017
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Somaliland: Members of the Human Rights Centre judicially harassed

  On 5 February 2017, the chairperson and founder of the Human Rights Centre, Guleid Ahmed Jama, was interrogated by the Head of the Criminal Investigation Department in Hargeisa about a petition that he started More...

By MGoth On Monday, February 6th, 2017
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Somaliland:Jamal Ali Hussien and his Supporters officially join Ruling KULMIYE

By Goth Mohamed Goth Jamal Ali Hussien and his supporters today officially joined the ruling party KULMIYE in a ceremony held today at the Mansoor Hotel. Jamal Ali Hussein who has been de-frocked off his Presidential More...

By MGoth On Monday, February 6th, 2017
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The Times They Are A-Changin’ in the Land of Immigrants?

By  Al Mariam Author’s note: I have written this commentary to better reach a broader audience concerning issues involving President Trump’s January 27, 2017 Executive Order “Protecting the Nation From More...

By MGoth On Sunday, February 5th, 2017
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How Britain Can Help Somalia

By Liban Ahmad Somali MPs and Senators will elect a president of the Federal Republic of Somalia on 8 February. Britain’s engagement with Somalia will enter a new phase. Whether the incumbent, unpopular More...

By MGoth On Sunday, February 5th, 2017
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Somaliland:Human Rights Centre calls on the government to drop the charges against Guleid Ahmed Jama

he Somaliland Police interrogated Guleid Ahmed Jama, a lawyer and the chairperson of Human Rights Centre, today, after he was summoned by the court to answer questions from the Police who filed a criminal against More...

By MGoth On Saturday, February 4th, 2017
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Somaliland:Seyla to get prison and courts of law

By M.A. Egge The Chief Justice laid the foundation stones of two major public institution buildings for the judiciary sector, which were indeed direly needed in the Selal region, on Thursday. Justice Adan Haji Ali More...

By MGoth On Saturday, February 4th, 2017
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Police Shot Dead One Person and Injure Seven others in Baligubadle

By Goth Mohamed Goth One person was shot dead and seven others were seriously injured during a violent confrontation between rowdy crowds and law enforcement officers in Baligubadle town, Hawd region. The deceased More...

By MGoth On Saturday, February 4th, 2017
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Somaliland:President Meets with visiting Czech Delegation

By Goth Mohamed Goth H.E President Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud Silanyo today Presidential Palace met with high level delegation from the Czech Republic and the Federal Government of Germany. The visiting delegation consisted More...

By MGoth On Saturday, February 4th, 2017
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Deputy SRSG de Clercq highlights urgent need for drought relief aid in Somaliland

The Deputy Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG) for Somalia, Peter de Clercq, yesterday completed a three- day fact-finding mission to Somaliland and Puntland in Somalia to highlight the devastating More...

By MGoth On Saturday, February 4th, 2017
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Somaliland:SL-Ethiopia strong Relations quite Essential-Haile Mariam Desalegn

By M.A. Egge Ethiopian Premier Haile Mariam Desalegn has reiterated that his country’s strong bilateral relations with Somaliland was quite essential and here to stay because of the mutual bilateral interests More...

By MGoth On Friday, February 3rd, 2017
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Somaliland Agricultural Technology Investment

Earlier this year, Somaliland decided to set aside $18 million for research into new technologies to help the people of our nation. Now, with the Chinese recession and our own crisis within Somalia, our country More...

By MGoth On Friday, February 3rd, 2017
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The Fifth Clan and the Somali Presidential Election

By Liban Ahmad A peculiar feature of the post-1991 political landscape in Somalia is the relegation of a segment of the Somali society to a third-class citizenship status. In the power-sharing mechanism, this segment More...

By MGoth On Friday, February 3rd, 2017
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Our Diversity makes us great!

In the Sixth Ward, what makes us different makes us great. Our neighborhoods are the most diverse in the city, and as the Nation’s first Council Member of Somali decent, nothing makes me prouder than seeing residents More...

By MGoth On Thursday, February 2nd, 2017
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Somalia: PM welcomes the decision of the International Court of Justice concerning the Somalia V. Kenya case

The Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Somalia H.E. Omar A. A. Sharmarke welcomes the resolution of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) concerning the Somalia V. Kenya Maritime Delimitation in the Indian More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017
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Somaliland students to Trump: You’re destroying our dreams

President Trump’s decision to ban the citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries has jeopardized the university dreams of hundreds of students from the self-declared republic of Somaliland. The Abaarso More...