Tag archive for ‘Africa’
By SomalilandPress On Friday, October 7th, 2016
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Accelerating Innovation with Leadership

As the U.S. presidential candidates lay out competing visions for the country, I have been thinking about a topic they have not yet discussed in detail: what political leadership can do to accelerate innovation. More...

By SomalilandPress On Tuesday, May 24th, 2016
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Somaliland:Sexual Violence in Africa: Reversing the Trends

Stockholm, 24 May 2016 Sexual Violence in Africa: Reversing the Trends In honour of Africa Day 2016, three Right Livelihood Award Laureates from Africa are speaking out to reverse the current trends of sexual More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Saturday, February 21st, 2015
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Somali Entrepreneur Raises $100 Million For Money Transfer Startup WorldRemit

WorldRemit, a London-based online money transfer service that lets people send money to friends and family in other countries, has raised $100m in a Series B funding round led by Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV), More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Saturday, February 21st, 2015
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Master Power Technologies invests in Kenya

As part of its plan for growth in Africa, Master Power Technologies has opened an office in Kenya in order to serve East Africa. According to the company, the office will be Situated in Nairobi. Additionally, the More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Saturday, February 21st, 2015
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Tencent Backs Mobile Jobs Startup With Its First ‘WeChat Africa’ Investment

Tencent has made its first investment in Africa under the banner of its WeChat messaging service. WeChat Africa, a joint venture between Tencent and Naspers, announced an investment in M4JAM (Money For Jam), a South More...

Al Shabaab Member carrying the Group Black Flag
By SomalilandPress On Monday, December 22nd, 2014
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Somalia turns to Saudi Arabia in war against terror

JEDDAH — As a country working hard to counter terrorism, Saudi Arabia has an important experience to share with the world. Somalia has been suffering from the influence of terror groups and has subsequently turned More...

By MGoth On Monday, April 28th, 2014
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“Is there any hope for Africa?”

Should we despair over Africa? In March 2004, Nicholas Kristof, the noted columnist for the New York Times declared in frustration,  “Africa is a mess. It is the only continent that has gotten poorer over More...

By SomalilandPress On Thursday, April 24th, 2014
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Ethiopia Asked To Provide Human Rights Groups…

he voice Somalis from Ogaden region of Ethiopia has finally been heard by the international community. The United States, the United Kingdom as well as the EU Parliament have in the recent past openly expressed More...

By MGoth On Monday, March 24th, 2014
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APO (African Press Organization) Opens Office in Dubai

The sole press release wire in Africa, and the global leader in media relations related to Africa DUBAI, UAE, March 24, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ – APO (African Press Organization) (http://www.apo-opa.com), More...

By MGoth On Monday, March 24th, 2014
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Top TV presenters unite to help free detained Al Jazeera staff

Some of the world’s most prominent presenters from multiple news organisations have highlighted the importance of journalism by asking their viewers to “imagine a world where reality is distorted; imagine being More...