Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Saturday, August 22, 2015

At least three civilians killed in Mogadishu car bomb explosion

At least 3 civilians were killed in a car bomb explosion in Somali capital Mogadishu on Saturday afternoon, police said.

Sussex , England - 7 dead in a plane crash at Shoreham

Shoreham plane crash: Seven dead after Hawker Hunter hits cars

Canadian citizen files charges at an international court against Somaliland police officers

Brutal Beating of Mr Mohammed Abdirahman, a Canadian National, by Somaliland Police Officers

Mo Farah wins 10,000m World Championships gold

Mo Farah storms to gold in World Championship 10,000m

At least 10 soldiers killed in bomb attack in S. Somalia

 A suicide car bomb rammed into a Somali military training base in the southern port city of Kismayu on Saturday, the militant group, al Shabaab, and local residents said.

Opinion - Somaliland Needs Massive Land, Police and Judicial Reforms

By Ali Mohamed - Two weeks ago, Somaliland police shot an eleven year old boy to death, another man died at police custody, and scores were wounded, in Hargeisa, Somaliland’s capital.

Friday, August 21, 2015

UAE closes Nairobi embassy amid falling trade

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has closed its embassy in Nairobi indefinitely on undisclosed reasons as exports from the Middle East nation continue to shrink.

Uganda AU soldiers charged over killing of 6 Somalis in a wedding attack

Three Ugandan soldiers have been charged over the killing last month of a group of civilians in Somalia, an African Union (AU) official has said.

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Djibouti boots US from military base, gives it to China: report

China is about to take over a military base from the United States in the small East African nation of Djibouti, according to the website of China's nationalistic tabloid the Global Times.

Cancer breakthrough: MRI scanners can rid body of cancerous tumours, scientists claim

SCIENTISTS have discovered MRI scanners, often used to diagnose cancer, can actually help combat the disease and with less side effects than some current treatments.

Djibouti to invest nearly US$4 billion to curb greenhouse gas emissions

The pledge was made through Djibouti's Intended Nationally Determined Contribution.

Text Alert Community Police Engagement Programme launched in Somaliland

On August 19th the Somaliland Ministry of Interior and Somaliland Police launched the “Text Alert Community Police Engagement Programme” a tool for crime prevention involving police and communities.

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Somali Prime Minister's Wife Arrested At Kenyatta Airport With Gun Bullets

Kenya detains Somali PM’s wife at airport for bullets’ possession

Monday, August 17, 2015

How Eritrea Benefits from the Diplomatic Crisis Between Djibouti and UAE

FOLLOWING the altercation in Djibouti on 27 April between Wahib Moussa Kalinleh, the commander of Forces aériennes djiboutiennes (FAD – Djibouti air force), and Ali Al Shihi,

UAE allocates land for Abu Dhabi's first Hindu temple

The Indian government has lauded a decision by the United Arab Emirates to allocate land for the building of the first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi. 

China Dominates America in Djibouti

This is the new normal.

Will this effort be the Charm for Equatorial Guinea?

 In 2016 another African Country with a long entrenched President will head to the polls. The Country having the plebiscite is Equatorial Guinea and the Family in Question just happens to be the Obiang Family. 

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Somali refugees find a farming oasis — in Maine

The men and women working the soil are refugees from Somalia, ethnic Bantus who fled a brutal civil war more than a decade ago and found their way to an unlikely home in Lewiston, a former mill city 35 miles north of Portland.

UAE: 4-year-old Somali girl falls from second floor

Ajman Police have received a report of a four-year-old Somali girl who fell from the second floor of a building located in the Rumailah area of Ajman

Somalia - Impeachment motion seriously worries president Hassan-Cartoon

In this cartoon , Amin depicts Hassan who is sitting on the president being comforted by one of his cronies .

Saudi Arabia Constructs Naval Base on Socotra

"Hundreds of workers from Asian countries have been deployed by the Saudi navy to construct the kingdom's naval base on the island," FNA wrote, citing Arabic-language Al-Ittihad news’ website.