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By SomalilandPress On Friday, October 7th, 2016

Kenya’s foreign minister speaks with Al Jazeera

Ahead of the 2017 Kenyan presidential elections, Upfront’s Mehdi Hasan speaks with foreign minister Amina Mohamed on the repatriation of Somali refugees, corruption allegations, the fight against Al-Shabab More...

By MGoth On Monday, May 30th, 2016
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Why the International Community Should Recognise Somaliland

By Koigi Wa Wamwere On May 18, I was invited to Somaliland to participate in celebrations of her independence from Somalia on May 18, 1991, after entering into a legally non-binding union with Somalia in 1960. The More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Monday, March 2nd, 2015

Mombasa secures independence from Kenya – leaflets

Police in Mombasa are looking for the author of hate leaflets that claim the county has secured its independence. The leaflets in Likoni, Mishomoroni, Kisauni and parts of Kilifi county urge all “non-Coastal” More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Saturday, February 21st, 2015

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 SomalilandPress On Saturday, May 17th, 2014

Kenya to open diplomatic office in Somaliland

Kenya is set to open a diplomatic liaison office in Hargeisa, the capital of the breakaway Somaliland State. The move comes as the peaceful former state in the troubled Federal Republic of Somalia celebrates the More...

By MGoth On Thursday, May 8th, 2014

Kenya – Somalophobia and the Heel of Insolent Might

By Mark T Jones The dramatic events surrounding the siege of the Westgate Shopping Mall, Nairobi that began on 21st September 2013 has become seared into the Kenyan psyche. The three day siege and the deaths More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Sunday, April 13th, 2014

From an alcoholic to a billionaire at 25

NAIROBI, KENYA: About nine years ago, when he was 16, enrolled at an American university. He had left Kenya and his sheltered upbringing behind to study in a country synonymous with a host of freedoms. Heshan de More...

By SomalilandPress On Friday, November 15th, 2013

Africans push UN to call off ‘racist’ court

By Barry Malone Friday, November 15, 2013 The first time a group of African leaders got together to seriously consider a mass withdrawal from the International Criminal Court, shouting could be heard coming from More...

By MGoth On Tuesday, November 5th, 2013

Ogaden Community and ONLF officials meet in Nairobi

By Mohamed Faarah Nairobi Ogaden Community members in Kenya and ONLF, Ogaden National Liberation Front officials held a conference In Nairobi on Monday. The meeting was attended by around hundreds members from the More...

By MGoth On Monday, May 27th, 2013

Kenya: UK soldier killing suspect arrested in 2010 near border with Somalia

NAIROBI, Kenya – A suspect in last week’s savage killing of a British soldier on a London street was arrested in Kenya in 2010 while apparently preparing to train and fight with al-Qaida-linked Somali More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, May 15th, 2013

Somalia:KDF war ally wins Jubaland top seat

Sheikh Ahmed Mohamed Islam, who was the leader of the Ras Kamboni Brigade— a paramilitary group in Kismayu— has been elected President of the new Jubaland State of Somalia. A General Fartag from Gedi region More...

By MGoth On Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

Somalia: Norway cautioned to stay clear of Somalia’s waters

Wednesday May 8, 2013 The Norwegian ruling governments led by Prime Minister Stoltenberg and the Norwegian Stortinget (Parliament) have today received letters issued by the East African Energy Forum (EAEF) warning More...

By MGoth On Sunday, May 5th, 2013

Kenya:ICC-indicted Kenyatta to make official visit to London

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta, who faces international trial for crimes against humanity, will travel to London on Sunday for a three-day official visit, the presidency said. Kenyatta, who will be making his first More...

By MGoth On Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

Somaliland to attend regional oil symposium hosted by Kenya

NAIROBI Kenya, Apr 23 – Kenya is set to host a major regional energy conference between June 18 and 20, which will discuss the opportunities, acreage, key players and corporate and government strategies for More...

By MGoth On Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

Kenya:Uhuru Kenyatta sworn in as president of Kenya

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Uhuru Kenyatta was sworn in as theKenya’s fourth president Tuesday in a stadium filled with tens of thousands of Kenyans and a dozen African leaders. Kenyatta, 51, the son of Kenya’s More...

By MGoth On Monday, March 18th, 2013

Africa :Obama “Moonwalking” Human Rights in Africa?

The great American poet Walt Whitman said, “Either define the moment or the moment will define you.” Will the election of Uhuru Kenyatta as president of Kenya define President Barack Obama in Africa or will More...

By MGoth On Monday, March 11th, 2013

Western states walk diplomatic tight-rope over Kenyatta win

By Edmund Blair NAIROBI (Reuters) – Uhuru Kenyatta’s victory in Kenya’s presidential vote presents Western states with the challenge of keeping an elected leader charged with crimes against humanity More...

By MGoth On Saturday, March 9th, 2013


People may not know nor understand that yesterday’s declaration sounded by the Kenyan people was a resounding victory for Africans and Africanism in particular. In other words what Kenyans put forward hence prioritized More...

By MGoth On Saturday, March 9th, 2013

Kenya final vote total: Kenyatta has 50.03 pct

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya’s election commission posted complete results early Saturday showing that Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta prevailed in the country’s presidential elections by the slimmest More...

By MGoth On Thursday, March 7th, 2013

Kenya: Candidate calls for halt to tallying effort

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The political coalition led by Kenya’s prime minister said Thursday that the vote tallying process now under way to determine the winner of the country’s presidential election More...