Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Foundation stone-laying ceremony for the future Mogadishu Prison and Court Complex

VIENNA, 20th February 2016 (WAM) --- The foundation stone for the future Mogadishu Prison and Court Complex (MPCC) was laid at a ceremony in the Somali capital yesterday that spotlighted the construction of a state-of-the-art facility designed specifically to handle terrorism and other high-security cases.

Somali Prime Minister detained in Nairobi

By Moses Michira -Standard Digital , Nairobi - Somalia Prime Minister Omar Abdirashid Sharmarke was yesterday detained for several hours in Nairobi for breaching protocol.

Somaliland exists

By - DE JORGE FERNÁNDEZ - Ebano Media - “Only with the greatest of simplifications, for the sake of convenience, can we say Africa.

Friday, February 19, 2016

Somaliland- Renewable Energy Forum In Hargeisa Aims For Sustainable Cheaper Electricity

Feb 19, 2016- Business Ghana - Stakeholders focusing on advancing renewable energy in the Somali peninsula are gathering for a four-day forum in Hargeisa from Saturday 20th to Tuesday 23rd February.

Thursday, February 18, 2016

United States Begins Implementation of Changes to the Visa Waiver Program

The United States today began implementing changes under the Visa Waiver Program Improvement and Terrorist Travel Prevention Act of 2015 (the Act).

Ethiopia Workers Return From Saudi Arabia Telling of Abuse

By William Davison | Bloomberg |  - Teklai Hagos says he watched in horror as Saudi Arabian police beat Ethiopian migrants protesting against the alleged kidnapping and rapes of Ethiopian women by young Saudi men.

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

London event- The Role of the Somaliland Parliament in Fighting Corruption

Anglo-Somali Society Meeting, Wednesday 24 February 2016
Admission by supper ticket bought in advance (see slip below)

AU ministers head to New York to discuss possible withdrawal from ICC

African Union representatives will meet the UN Security Council next month to discuss possible withdrawal from the International Criminal Court.

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Somaliland refutes al-shabaab allegations

Hargeisa, 16 February 2016 - The Somaliland Government wishes to categorically refute the false allegations made in a recent article in Kenyan media that claims it supports Al-Shabaab in any way, shape or form.

French delegation arrives in Somaliland to discuss Berbera Corridor

Hargeisa, 15 February, 2016 – The French Ambassador Rémi Maréchaux who was accompanied by a large delegation including Bollore.

Somali PM calls on Security Forces to catch killers of a former Defense Minister

MoFA - Somali Prime Minister Omar Abdirashid Shamarke has vowed to do everything possible to bring to justice those responsible for the murder of former Somali Defense Minister Muhudin Mohamed who was killed in car explosion on Monday (February 15).

Somalia - Borleh the plane bomber

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) -- He was a teacher at an Islamic school, known in his hometown in northwestern Somalia as a talkative, religious man with a sense of humour.

Monday, February 15, 2016

Somalia - Al-Shabab seize 6 Hellfire missiles and drone after it crashed

By Hamza Mohamed - Al Jazeera - Somali rebel group al-Shabab says it has seized an armed drone after it crashed in Somalia's southern Gedo region.

EU Council Conclusions on Somalia

The Somali Compact launched at the Brussels New Deal Conference for Somalia in September 2013 has provided an essential framework for the reconstruction of Somalia.

Sunday, February 14, 2016

Jobs - British Embassy in Addis Ababa Requires Somaliland Project Officer


POSITION : Somaliland Project Officer
SECTION : Projects Team
POSITION TYPE : Fixed Term contract until 31 March 2017
SALARY : ETB 17,325.00 per Month (Gross) + Special Allowance ETB 32,375.00