Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Saturday, November 23, 2013

Saudi Arabia to Deport 32,000 Ethiopians by November End

(Medeshi) - Saudi Airlines intends to charter 70 flights to deport around 32,000 Ethiopians until the end of November.

Edna Adan of Somaliland featured at The Most Powerful Women conference (+Video)

(Medeshi) - Conference : 23 Nov. 2013 - If you live in America, you take many of the details of everyday life for granted. Education is one of those privileges.

Friday, November 22, 2013

US : Somali Farmers Find a New Home in Maine

(Medeshi) - Immigration - 22 Nov. 2013 - When a persistent infection put farmer Batula Ismail in and out of the hospital this summer, her rows of carrots became consumed with weeds.

Thursday, November 21, 2013

UN warns Somalia after alleged rape victim, journalists arrested

(Medeshi) - NAIROBI: The United Nations in Somalia called Thursday for a “proper investigation” after police arrested an alleged rape victim and the journalists who reported her story for defamation.

Six mortar bombs hit Saudi desert near Iraq, Kuwait borders

(Medeshi) - RIYADH - Reuters - Six mortar bombs landed near a remote Saudi border post close to neighbouring fellow oil producers Iraq and Kuwait, but caused no damage, Saudi Arabia said on Thursday, a day after the incident.

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

The Cartoon : Faroole’s Dynasty and Justice in Puntand

(Medeshi) - 20 Nov, 2013 - Puntland elections have recently been postponed after conflict broke out in Gardho town between supporters of Faroole , the current president of Puntland region of Somalia and Adde Muse , the former president of the region.

Update : 11 Police Officers Among 28 killed in Somalia Suicide Attack

(Medeshi) - 20 Nov. 2013 - Islamist militants rammed a car bomb into a police compound north of Somalia’s capital yesterday and opened fire on officers, leaving seven civilians, 10 militants and 11 police officers dead, officials and witnesses said.

Florida : Seminole mayor travels to Somaliland to give consultancy to local government officials, political parties

(Medeshi) - SEMINOLE – In October, Seminole Mayor Leslie Waters travelled to Somaliland to provide consulting services to elected local government officials and political party leaders in the East African country.

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Briton Arrested In Somalia's Puntland Region

(Medeshi) - A British man has been arrested in Somalia's semi-autonomous Puntland region, accused of illegally collecting mineral samples.

UK Plans to Give $7.7 to Pakistan and Somaliland

(Medeshi) - LONDON - The British government is proposing to set aside around 4.8 million pounds ($7.7 million) to enhance counterterrorism capabilities in Pakistan and northern Somaliland.

Somaliland : Head of Local Elections Commission of Erigavo Found Dead in Hargeisa Hotel

(Medeshi) - 19 No, 2013- Mr. Mohamud Ali Madoobe who was the head of local elections commission of Erigavo was found dead in a Hargeisa hotel yesterday .

Somalia Suicide Bomb Kills 21 People in Attack on Police Station

(Medeshi) - At least 21 people died in a suicide attack by suspected al-Shabaab militants on a police station in central Somalia, a police official said.

Shebab Suicide Commandos Blast Way into Somali Police Station

(Medeshi) -MOGADISHU: A suicide Shebab car bomber blasted open the gates of the police station in the central Somali town of Beledweyne Tuesday, before insurgent commandos stormed the compound shooting and killing, commanders and police said.

Monday, November 18, 2013

UNICEF Programme provides a full courseload for pastoralist girls in Somaliland

(Medeshi) - SOMALILAND, 18 November 2013 – Somali children who once would have bypassed schooling to herd animals are now receiving a basic education, thanks in part to a UNICEF programme focused on  rural and pastoralist communities.

Somaliland : Erigavo sells its Vintage Post Office for a petty $70,000

(Medeshi)-Erigavo post office has been sold more than a year ago for $70,000 to a private telecommunication company although there was no pressing need to do so.

European Union Delivers Vehicles And Training For Somaliland Coast Guard (+Photos)

(Medeshi) - During the past week, two European Union missions, EUCAP Nestor and EU Naval Force (EU NAVFOR) Somalia Operation Atalanta, have worked together on two operations for the benefit of the Somaliland Coast Guard.

Sunday, November 17, 2013

Amin cartoon on Somaliland minister of presidency collecting monies from women in the Diaspora

(Medeshi) -17 Nov. 2013 - The minister of presidency has been assigned to lead the road construction projects in Somaliland after  president Silanyo had laid the foundation cornerstones for many projects such as the road between Erigavo and Burao.

Saudi Arabia : 18 injured in Riyadh riots

(Medeshi) - Eighteen people, including Saudis, were injured when riots erupted in Souk Hijab in Riyadh’s Naseem district Saturday night.

Press release : Far from Mogadishu by Shirin Fazel

(Medeshi) - The Author: Shirin Ramzanali Fazel is an Italian writer of Somali and Pakistani origins. Shirin was born in Mogadishu, Somalia, in 1953 where she attended Italian schools.

Heavy rains and strong winds batter Saudi Arabia and the Gulf States

(Medeshi) - Bahrain and much of the Gulf is likely to be battered by strong winds and heavy rains over the next few days, say weathermen.

Qatari solidarity day with people of Somalia and Philippines

(Medeshi) - DOHA: Qatar will observe a Solidarity Day on Tuesday to collect donations for the aid of the victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines and people affected by floods in Somalia.