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By SomalilandPress On Saturday, January 14th, 2017
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Discover Somaliland – discover peace

By Mutiu Olawuyi Not until I spent two weeks in the country, I must confess I was unsure of the true nature of Somaliland; I still had the perception of most West Africans and citizens of other parts of the world More...

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By SomalilandPress On Saturday, January 14th, 2017
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Somalilanders Should Choose their Next Leader Wisely

The leaders of the three official national political party’s In 2010 Somaliland people around the globe were jubilant about the changes coming to the country. The election of President Siilaanyo brought hope More...

By SomalilandPress On Saturday, January 14th, 2017
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Somaliland’s Democracy at a Crossroads

By:Mohammed Dahir Ahmed Democracy without timely elections is another form of authoritarianism and an infringement on people’s democratic and constitutional rights. One of the main pillars of Somaliland’s stability More...

By SomalilandPress On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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EU Statement on Election of the Leadership of the House of the People in Somalia

Mogadishu, 12 January, 2017 – The EU welcomes the election of the Leadership of the House of the People. It is an important step in Somalia’s political transition that will allow Somalia to soon conclude More...

By SomalilandPress On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Somaliland: Drought and Democracy

By:Mohammed Dahir Ahmed Recurrent draught in Somaliland is affecting lives and livelihoods. In the last 30 years there have been seven major shocks or “bad” years in Togdheer region alone of these six have More...

By SomalilandPress On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Somaliland:Regional and Traditional leaders inTogdheer express their gratitude to Telesom for donation and awareness towards drought calamity.

By Goth Mohamed Goth A well-attended thanksgiving ceremony organized by Togdheer Regional and Traditional leaders at Hotel City Plaza, to convey a unison gratification to the leading telecommunication Company Telesom. The More...

By SomalilandPress On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
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AMISOM, Propaganda Machine for Somali Puppet Regime

  On May 18, 1991, as Somaliland declares its independence, reverting to its original borders (and not breaking away from Somalia), successive Somali regimes resort to obfuscating the reality on the ground More...

By SomalilandPress On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017
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Money transfer firm Dahabshiil mulls court action against blogger

Leading Money transfer company Dahabshiil plans to launch a criminal complaint against a blogger who has been publishing fake news stories about the company. The blogger, Mr Dahir Alasow, owner of “Waagacusub More...

Ghana’s Elmina Castle was has been declared a World Heritage Site and renovated as a tourism destination. Reuters/Luc Gnago
By SomalilandPress On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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Slave heritage is big business, tainting the diaspora’s bonds with Africa

Ghana’s Elmina Castle was has been declared a World Heritage Site and renovated as a tourism destination. Reuters/Luc Gnago Ghana’s meandering coast is dotted with numerous forts and castles. These monuments More...

By SomalilandPress On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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Delaying Somaliland’s Elections could undermine Country’s Fragile Democracy

There is a serious concern among many Somalilanders about the upcoming election that is scheduled onMarch 27, 2017, because the main opposition party is requesting for a postponing the election. The 2017  presidential More...

By SomalilandPress On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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Somaliland: Who has the Vision to lead the Nation

by Hassan Mohamed Abokor     Every once in awhile a nation is asked to choose a leader with vision to lead them. That time is quite possibly around the corner for Somaliland. The nation of Somaliland has More...

By SomalilandPress On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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SOMALILAND’S HOUSE OF ELDERS IS DETRIMENTAL TO DEMOCRACY

By:Mohammed Dahir Ahmed Democracy devoid of elections is like a vehicle without tyres. Albeit there is a persistent drought in the eastern regions and the whole nation is geared towards reaching and sustaining the More...

By SomalilandPress On Monday, January 9th, 2017
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Dilemma Decision for Somaliland National Electoral Commission: Survive or Satisfy

There has been a long awaiting meeting between Somaliland National Electoral Commission (SNEC) and Somaliland Political parties. The agenda of the meeting was the SNEC to share the outcome of the recent nationwide More...

By SomalilandPress On Sunday, January 8th, 2017
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Somalia To Learn From Ghana’s Electoral Success

We Somalilanders will to learn a lesson from Ghana’s historic election that celebrated across the continent. Next March, Somaliland’s presidential election may coincide with her big south neighbor, the troubling More...

By SomalilandPress On Sunday, January 8th, 2017
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Somaliand:TELESOM Donates the Hefty Sum of $500,000 to the National Drought Relief Committee

ZAAD becomes the most used Money transfer service to deliver Donations to Drought affected families By Goth Mohamed Goth TELESOM one of the leading telecommunication Company in the country well known for its innovative More...

By SomalilandPress On Saturday, January 7th, 2017
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Somaliland:Kulmiye wants election in time, reiterating the President’s pledge

As opposition parties cast aspersions and show reservations to the contrary The ruling Kulmiye political party has reiterated that the forthcoming presidential elections ought to be held as scheduled. The party’s More...

By SomalilandPress On Saturday, January 7th, 2017
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Somaliland Welcomes Ethiopian UNSC Membership

The government of has congratulated Ethiopia following its ascension to membership of the United Nations Security Council-UNSC for a period of two years. “I hereby extend my personal, that of the government and More...

By SomalilandPress On Saturday, January 7th, 2017
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Somaliland:Late Comdr Abdillahi Alas Buried Stately

By M.A. Egge The late Abdillahi Haji Jama Alas was laid to rest yesterday in state burial led by Defence Minister Hon. Ahmed Haji Ali Adami hence attended by all Chief commanders of the various arms of the national More...

Addis Ababa’s light-rail network built by China Railway Engineering Corporation has become a key transport link for city residents. EPA/Solan Kolli
By SomalilandPress On Saturday, January 7th, 2017
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Ethiopia’s political ripple a big test for infrastructure-led Chinese approach

Addis Ababa’s light-rail network built by China Railway Engineering Corporation has become a key transport link for city residents. EPA/Solan Kolli Nearly three months into the state of emergency declared by Ethiopia, More...

By SomalilandPress On Saturday, January 7th, 2017
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Destination Somaliland

Somaliland is a country that manages to consistently confound the naysayers.  Some would have the wider world believe that such a country has little chance of surviving in such a tough, and often hostile neighbourhood. More...