Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Somali war criminals accused of torture during Siyad Barre regime now in US case -Video

CBC- After over 20 years the brutal dictatorship of Siad Barre in Somalia ended in 1991, engulfing the country in civil war and famine.

Friday, January 29, 2016

Deaths as suicide bomb attack hits Saudi mosque

At least four people were killed and 18 others wounded in a suicide bomb attack on a Shia mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia, the Interior Ministry has said.

Somali father says Mogadishu is safer than London and wants to take his kids back

DM- Ministers have been begged to allow two brothers to return to Somalia after they were stabbed in separate attacks in London.

England- Somali men jailed for 30 years for gang rape

The group – Muhyadeen Osman, Bilal Ahmed and Mowled Yussuf – were 17 when a friend brought a girl round, saying she should “meet his boys”.

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Eritrean minister condemns hoax polygamy story

The Independent - An Eritrean minister has denounced a story about the country’s male population facing life in jail if they fail to marry at least two women as “fabricated” and "ludicrous".

U.N. praises Somalia deal on model for electoral process

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon praised an agreement by Somalia's government on Thursday on a model for the electoral process to establish a new, bicameral federal parliament in 2016, a U.N. spokesman said.

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Britain urged to stop providing weapons to Saudi Arabia used to kill Yemen civilians

Amnesty calls for suspension of arms transfers as group says it has evidence of war crimes in Yemen conflict.

Saudi Arabia - Somali expatriate caught smuggling four Ethiopian women

Saudi Gazette - Somali expatriate caught smuggling four Ethiopian  women

Somalia - Communique on electoral model for 2016


Science in Somaliland

Expedition to Somaliland by Luiz A. Rocha - Associate Curator and Follett Chair of Ichthyology, California Academy of Sciences

Kenya - Seven police officers killed in Lamu al Shabaab blast

Star - Seven police officers manning Boni Forest died on Tuesday morning after their truck struck a landmine planted by al Shabaab in Kiunga, Lamu East.

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Ethiopia and INTERPOL sign an agreement to establish Representative office in Addis Ababa

MoFA- Ethiopia and INTERPOL sign an agreement to establish Representative office in Addis Ababa.

Marry two wives or be jailed, Eritrea govt tells men

Men in Eritrea have been asked by the President Isaias Afwerki-led government to marry more than one wife or risk being jailed for life.

Kenya troops pull out of Somali el-Ade and Badhadhe bases

Kenyan forces have pulled out from two military bases in Somalia, including one attacked by militant Islamist group al-Shabab, residents have told the BBC.

Somalia FA donates 120 beds and football equipment to a children’s rehabilitation Centre

As part of its humanitarian program, the Somali Football Federation donated 120 beds and football equipment to the country’s main children’s rehabilitation centre through the Somali correction troops who runs the centre.

Monday, January 25, 2016

Opinion - Stop Wahabism spreading in Somaliland

Wahabism is not for Somaliland

Daon Tech Supports Peacebuilding Work in Somaliland

Daon is helping to develop a biometric voting system in Somaliland, the company has announced.

From Saudi Arabia , Somali refugee children excited for 1st day of classes in Winnipeg

The children have been sponsored by Canadian organisation to escape Saudi Arabia, where they have been hiding for months under the threat of deportation.

Somaliland - Henley Borama Friendship link to be celebrated once again this summer

Henley Standard - A CELEBRATION of Henley’s friendship link with Borama in Somalia will be held once again this summer.

Sunday, January 24, 2016

Somaliland - Harshaw nuclear waste ignored , 20 metre whale washed ashore

Harshaw, Sanaag - Somaliland : The people of Harshaw will take the matter into their own hands and dispose off the nuclear waste if the government of Somaliland fails to act once again.

England - Grade 1-winning mare Somali Lemonade dies

SOMALI LEMONADE, winner of the Grade 1 Diana Stakes, died on Saturday after complications from foaling.

Articles and News about Eritrea

Blogger and journalist Yassin Juma arrested for covering attack on Kenyan forces in Somalia last week

NAIROBI, Kenya Jan 24 – Blogger and journalist Yassin Juma, known for pursuing war-related stories and issues about Somalia was at the weekend arrested for questioning over his coverage of the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) attack in El Adde camp.

Dutch-Somali masterminded Mogadishu beach bombing

NLTimes- A Somali man with a Dutch passport is the mastermind behind the terrorist attack at a popular beach in the Somali capital of Mogadishu on Thursday.