Date archive forMay, 2017
By MGoth On Wednesday, May 31st, 2017
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Somaliland:Prison inmates released through Presidential Amnesty

By Goth Mohamed Goth H.E President Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud “Silanyo” has exercised his constitutional power to grant executive clemency to convicted prisoners, this according to a local news outlet quoting reliable More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, May 31st, 2017
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Somaliland:Dahabshiil Group lauded for its role in supporting the Drought Relief & Recovery efforts

Dahabshiil Group of firms was lauded for its visible support to drought relief and recovery activities carried out in the span of two years to save over 1,000,000 drought-devastated inhabitants from certain More...

By MGoth On Tuesday, May 30th, 2017
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Somaliland:Ministry of National Planning holds High Level Relief Coordination meeting

By Goth Mohamed Goth A high-level Relief coordination meeting was held today at the with the purpose of addressing the serious drought issues that has gripped the country and assessing assistance projects meant More...

By MGoth On Tuesday, May 30th, 2017
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Somaliland Wants To Make One Thing Clear: It Is NOT Somalia

Somaliland celebrated the 25th anniversary of its declaration of independence with a parade in the capital city of Hargeisa on May 18, 2016. Mohamed Abdiwahab/AFP/Getty Images Somaliland’s Foreign More...

By MGoth On Tuesday, May 30th, 2017
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Greater Accountability will help Somaliland’s Police Prepare for the Next Quarter Century

Any visitor to or resident of Somaliland will be aware of the Somaliland Police, a force/service whose presence is largely reassuring. Policing even when generously resourced is difficult at the best of times, but More...

Photo: Somaliland President Ahmed Silanyo arrives at Lancaster House for the Somalia Conference in London, Britain, 23 February 2012. EPA/ANDY RAIN
By MGoth On Tuesday, May 30th, 2017
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Somaliland:“A Golden Autobiographical Milestone”

“A GOLDEN AUTOBIOGRAPHICAL MILESTONE” Know the Legendary Facts in the Exemplary Life History of the President of the Republic of Somaliland H.E. Ahmed Mohamed (Silanyo)   This ‘quick-scan’ autobiographical More...

By MGoth On Monday, May 29th, 2017
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Somaliland:US$ 442m to be spent in the upgrade of Berbera port

A whopping US$ 442m is set to be spent by Dubai-based DP World in the upgrade of Somaliland’s Berbera port so that it can handle more cargo, especially for Ethiopia. The upgrading process will involve building More...

By MGoth On Saturday, May 27th, 2017
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Somaliland:Premier Bank officially starts services

By M.A.Egge The VP H.E. Abdirahman Abdillahi Ismael Sayli’i inaugurated on Thursday the Premier Bank which officially launched its services hence opened it’s doors to the members of the public. The bank More...

Tedros Ghebreyesus, the newly elected Director-General of the World Health Organisation. Reuters/Denis Balibouse
By MGoth On Saturday, May 27th, 2017
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The WHO’s new African leader could be a shot in the arm for poorer countries

Tedros Ghebreyesus, the newly elected Director-General of the World Health Organisation. Reuters/Denis Balibouse Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus is the first African to be elected as the Director-General of the World Health More...

By MGoth On Saturday, May 27th, 2017
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Somaliland:WHO elected the right person for its Director General position: Dr Moha Farah Jire.

Former President of African Journalists for Renaissance said the World health organization elected the right person for its Director General position. The ex-president Dr. Moha Farah Jire emphasized that the African More...

By MGoth On Saturday, May 27th, 2017
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Somaliland Welcomes Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus appointment as Head of WHO

By Goth Mohamed Goth The Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus was elected as the new Director General the World Health Organization (WHO) last week. Mr. Ayanle Salad Diriye, Somaliland deputy ambassador to Ethiopia speaking More...

By MGoth On Saturday, May 27th, 2017
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Murderous onslaught at Manchester

Whenever a massacre of shocking proportions occurs, I always pinch myself and ask whether the people who have carried out the misdeed are truly human, or sane, or made up of the same blood and flesh as myself. I More...

By MGoth On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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Somaliland:Dr. Shire advocates for stronger relations in meetings with U.S. officials, lawmakers and experts

Somaliland Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr. Saad Ali Shire Inaugurates U.S. Representative Office during Diplomatic Mission to Washington, DC Shire advocates for stronger relations in meetings with U.S. officials, More...

By MGoth On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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Somalia:Unscrupulous MPs Shouldn’t Waylay President Farmaajo

After failing to galvanise other Members of Parliament in Mogadishu, a group of MPs  calling themselves Horusocod ( Progressives) have now settled on a plan B: to table a parliamentary motion against the Berbera More...

A dance group performs at the official opening of the job centerPhoto- IOM/Birgen Cyprine 2016
By MGoth On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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Experts view in Job Creation in Somaliland

A hot -heated debate about Employment took place in Mansour Hotel on 24th May 2017, organized by  Save the Children International. The guest included representatives from Save the Children, Ministry of Education, More...

By MGoth On Thursday, May 25th, 2017
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U.A.E. May Fly Warplanes from Somalia as Africa Reach Grows

Proposed Somaliland base to sit on busy world shipping route Emirates increasingly flexing its diplomatic, military muscle A proposed United Arab Emirates base in semi-autonomous northern Somalia may add a More...

By Hassan Ali On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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Ethiopian high court convicts editor of inciting subversion-CPJ

Ethiopian migrants in Valletta, Malta protest against the Ethiopian government, December 21, 2015. (Darrin Zammit Lupi/Reuters) New York, May 24, 2017–The Ethiopian Federal High Court’s conviction More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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Wagosha Movement of Somalia warns Turkey, UAE over farming lands in southern Somalia

Wagosha Movement of Somalia (24 May 2017)—- The Executive Committee of the Wagosha Movement of Somalia is concerned about the activities of the Turkey and the UAE in their bid to invest in the farming lands More...

Somaliland Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Affairs Dr. Saad Ali Shire
By MGoth On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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Why Somaliland split from Somalia, state-building and struggle for recognition

  Somaliland is a self-declared republic in the Horn of Africa. It broke away from Somalia on May 18, 1991 after Somalia’s civil war. On his visit to the country for a special documentary, Rudaw’s Ayub More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
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Dahabshiil handsomely contributes to Somaliland drought recovery efforts, Buuhoodle – again

Dahabshiil Group of companies contributed handsomely to the on-going drought relief and recuperation efforts in Somaliland, once more. According to the Minister of the Presidency of Somaliland, H.E. Mohamoud Hashi More...