Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Saturday, January 9, 2016

Dozens of migrants die in the sea off Somaliland - video

HARGEISA, Somaliland Jan 9 (Reuters) - Dozens of Ethiopian and Somali migrants died in the waters off  of Somaliland when their vessel failed mechanically in the course of the voyage and drifted in the sea, a regional Somaliland official said.

Cholera kills 10 Somalis in world's largest refugee camp

At least 10 people have died and over 1,000 fallen sick with cholera in an outbreak among Somali refugees in the world's largest refugee camp in Kenya, UN officials said Saturday.

Friday, January 8, 2016

Somalia: The Media, Resources & Ethnic Conflict

Rulers inculcate ethnic values into its citizens starting from birth. Children are educated with curriculums that are tailor-made to complement the government’s view of history.

Ethnic Somalis are dying in Kenya; some blame government

MANDERA, Kenya — A growing number of Kenya's ethnic Somalis have vanished or turned up dead after being detained amid a crackdown by security forces on Islamist extremists.

Somali Party Southall perform at the BBC's Radio Theatre in London

Global Beats: Somali Party Southall (UK/India/Somalia).

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Minnesota : Somali-American deli owner to attend President Obama's final State of the Union address

Mprnews - Entrepreneur Abdirahman Kahin was invited by Sen. Al Franken to attend President Obama's final State of the Union address next Tuesday in Washington. Kahin owns Afro Deli & Restaurants in Minneapolis and St. Paul. Mukhtar Ibrahim | MPR News

Somalia intelligence agency detains journalist for weeks

Somali authorities should immediately release journalist Abdirisak Omar Ahmed or disclose any charges against him, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

Somalia - mortars fired at the presidential palace in Mogadishu kill civilians

Gulf Today - Shabaab attack kills civilian in Mogadishu

Somalia cuts ties with Iran

BN Ireland- Somalia cuts ties with Iran and accuses them of trying to destabilise the country.

Somaliland - Hadraawi, the great African poet we should know

Mohamed Warsame Hadraawi , the poet and the  great man , writes KHAINGA O’OKWEMBA from the STAR porttal of Kenya.

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

What would happen if the Ethiopian people were really set free?

ADDIS ABABA AND LALIBELA - Ethiopia , If the government let people breathe, they might fly.

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

New security and immigration laws introduced in Somaliland

People who are NOT natives of the Republic of Somaliland currently residing in the country shall be required to get the Official Resident Permit (papers).

Turkey set to build a military training center in Somalia

Turkey has started to build a military training base in Somalia as part of its pledge to build up the national army for the Somali government, a senior Turkish diplomat has said.

Somali man’s Belfast home targeted in ‘hate crimes’

A Somali man has been the victim of two separate racially motivated hate crimes in which windows were smashed at his west Belfast home, police say.

Somcable Partners Airspan & Alepo for 4G LTE Launch in Somaliland

Somcable Partners Airspan & Alepo for 4G LTE Launch in Somaliland

US builds airstrip close to Djibouti for drone wars

Reuters - The Pentagon is quietly building up a small airstrip in a remote region of east Africa as part of its war against Islamic militants. More importantly, the airfield is a complex microcosm of how Washington runs military operations overseas — and how America’s way of war will probably look for the foreseeable future.

Monday, January 4, 2016

U.S. Closes Drone Base in Ethiopia

The base, used to conduct attacks in Somalia.

Oyster Oil Commences Airborne Survey in Djibouti

Oyster Oil Commences Airborne Survey in Djibouti

Why the Story of Somali Students Going to Ivy Leagues Really Matters?

By Hassan Jama -With Abdisamad Adan going to Harvard University as a freshman,I have just seen a post by Abaarso School marking how another Somali student named Abdirahim Mohamed got into Brown University.

Sunday, January 3, 2016

Mogadishu sees housing boom after decades of war

Mogadishu sees housing boom after decades of war