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By MGoth On Thursday, March 14th, 2013

UK: “I am a British citizen by Birth but I not registered Nor Recognized as British by Britain,my homeland”

I am Nim’an Brian Bowden, 24 years old British-somali neglected in Somaliland, Hargeisa. My father was Brian Bowden William Thomas who came to Somaliland in 1958 before the independence of Somaliland. He worked More...

Buhodle, Somaliland
By Qalinle Hussein On Sunday, December 16th, 2012

Family’s plea over Somaliland custody death

The family of a man who died in police custody in East Africa is demanding answers about his death. Abdullahi Ibrahim, 43, from Bow in east London, who was diagnosed with schizophrenia, died on a visit to an area More...

Above, an archaeologist at Laas Geel, Somaliland. [Tony Karumba/AFP]
By Qalinle Hussein On Friday, October 12th, 2012

Somaliland: International companies to begin oil exploration

An archaeologist at Las Geel, Somaliland. [Tony Karumba/AFP] HARGEISA — Genel Energy and other international firms are moving ahead with plans to explore for oil in Somaliland, a development that officials More...

By goth Mohamed On Tuesday, July 31st, 2012

Somalia: Al-Shabaab in the mafrishes?

BY LIBAN OBSIYE I was thoroughly disappointed. I had gone to a mafrish with a friend and had not met one, not even one, Al Shabaab recruiter. Perhaps they were there staring at me with their red blood shot eyes More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Thursday, June 21st, 2012

Little progress in Somaliland and Somalia talks

LONDON — A tense first day formal discussions between feuding neighbours Somaliland and Somalia in a secret location near London has run into rough weather on Wednesday. According to sources in London issues More...

Cameron was "distraught" on realising he had left his daughter in the pub, a spokesman said (AFP/File, Andrew Cowie)
By Qalinle Hussein On Monday, June 11th, 2012

UK Prime Minister: Dude where is my daughter?

Cameron was “distraught” on realising he had left his daughter in the pub, a spokesman said (AFP/File, Andrew Cowie) LONDON — It’s every parent’s nightmare: To get home from an event More...

British Somalis going back for a future
By Qalinle Hussein On Wednesday, June 6th, 2012

British Somalis going back for a future

HARGEISA — Parents of some British Somalis are sending their children back to Africa because they fear what might happen to them in the UK, writes reporter Jamal Osman. Hassan, a 20-year-old man from Sheffield, More...

Photo: Phil Moore/IRIN Lido beach is reminiscent of seaside towns around the world
By Qalinle Hussein On Saturday, May 19th, 2012

SOMALIA: Mogadishu recovers slowly

Photo: Lido beach is reminiscent of seaside towns around the world (Phil Moore/IRIN) MOGADISHU — It is Friday morning in Mogadishu and Lido beach presents a scene reminiscent of seaside towns around the world. More...

By Hassan Ali On Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

London conference “an opportunity” for Somaliland

HARGEISA – More than two decades after it unilaterally asserted its independence from the rest of Somalia, Somaliland plans to lobby hard at a major conference in London in February for something it has sorely More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Friday, July 8th, 2011

Somaliland President Meets British foreign secretary

ADDIS ABABA — President Ahmed Mohamed Silanyo met with British Foreign Secretary William Hague on Friday in the Ethiopian capital to discuss bilateral, humanitarian and regional issues. Mr Hague praised the More...