Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Saturday, March 5, 2016

ONLF Statement - Chinas-Ethiopia- Djibouti Gas Exploitation in Ogaden

 On March 3, 2016, the Djiboutian President participated in ceremony held for the laying of the foundation stone for a new mega gas project, which comprises a natural gas pipeline, a liquefaction plant and an export terminal at Damerjog, Djibouti from the Ogaden as reported by Global Energy.

Turkish aid agency builds 36 water wells in Somalia

 Turkey’s Humanitarian Relief Foundation (IHH) and the Saudi Arabia-based Islamic Development Bank (IDB) are building 36 solar-powered water wells in Somalia costing over $6 million, the foundation’s vice chairman said on Saturday.

Friday, March 4, 2016

Court sentences man in murders of five Somali journalists

 New York, March 4, 2016 -- A military court in Mogadishu on Thursday found Hassan Hanafi, a former journalist, guilty of direct or indirect involvement in the killing five journalists on behalf of the armed militant group Al-Shabaab, according to news reports.

To deal with climate change, Somaliland needs to be a country

 The devastating impacts of climate change are a reality faced each day in Somaliland.

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

Bomb kills five Somali soldiers outside Mogadishu

 MOGADISHU:  A roadside bomb set by the Somali extremist group Al Shabaab killed at least five soldiers and injured eight others on Tuesday outside the Somali capital Mogadishu, security forces and a spokesman for the militants said.

Monday, February 29, 2016

US- Teen shot by police in Utah is Somali refugee

 SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on a 17-year-old shot by police in Salt Lake City, touching off protests (all times local):

Opinion - The Unjustified Opposition of Africa to Somaliland Recognition

The political map of Africa that shows its independent countries had not been made by United Nations, by African Union, or by African nations.

Norway - Somali dentist helping refugees in Oslo - Video

29 February 2016, Oslo, Norway.
On a dark and snowy afternoon in central Oslo, the Muslim call to prayer rings out in a small dental practice above a pizza restaurant. A computer issues the call automatically five times a day so patients and staff can stop to pray

At least 30 killed in Somalia restaurant bombings -Video

(USA Today )- At least 30 people have been killed in twin bomb attacks claimed by Shebab Islamists at a busy restaurant in the Somali city of Baidoa. Newslook

Sunday, February 28, 2016

Somalia - 13 people killed in a bomb explosion in Baidao

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) -- A Somali police officer says that at least 13 people were killed when two restaurants were attacked in the southwestern town of Baidao.

Commentary - Somaliland budget , foreign Aid and transparency

Hargeisa Somaliland - I have Just learned that 60% or even more of the $253million budget for this financial year is earmarked for securing the country.