Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Saturday, April 2, 2016

UAE-based charity gives food to Somaliland orphanage in Burao

 Somaliland: The Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation, KF, has distributed more than 350 food baskets to students of the Shaikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan School for Orphans in Burao, Somalia.

Tunisian, Algerian and Somalian fighters arrived in Sirte

 Local sources in the city of Sirte said that new fighters from, Somalia, Tunisia and Algeria arrived in Sirte to join the Islamic State (IS).

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Somaliland- Saado Jama arrested and charged in a military court

  Urgent action : civilian arrested and charged in a military court

Amber from Eastern Somaliland

 Amber from Eastern of Somaliland  By Abdiwahaab Ahmed Yassin
Amber  Somaliland is heterogeneous in composition, but consists of several resinous bodies more or less soluble in alcohol, ether and chloroform, associated with an insoluble bituminous substance.

In Somaliland, authorities order newspaper to close down

 Nairobi, March 31, 2016--The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on authorities in the semi-autonomous republic of Somaliland to reopen the daily Codka Shacabka (The Voice of the People).

Commercial Banks in Somaliland: A battle of ideas and interests.

  Part-I , By Adam  Muse  Jibril
The debate that has taken place in the House of Representatives in Hargeisa, in the second week of January concerning the attempt to block the law which permits Commercial Banks to be established in Somaliland challenged by Islamists is more of a political issue than a religiously motivated action.

Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Azerbaijani, Turkish citizens killed in Mogadishu school vehicle attack

 Citizens of Turkey, Somali and Azerbaijan were killed Wednesday when unidentified assailants targeted a school vehicle in the Somali capital, Anadolu Agency reported.

Two Turks among six killed in gun attack in Somalia's capital

 Reuters- Six people, including two Turkish nationals, were killed when unidentified gunmen attacked a minibus carrying workers to a Turkish-run hospital in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Wednesday, police said.

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Canada - Amin Abdullahi shot dead in Edmonton on Sunday

 The victim of Sunday's shooting outside an Edmonton nightclub has been identified by community members as Amin Abdullahi, known to friends as Hamza Tyme.

Somalia-bound ship of weapons seized by French navy

 French naval forces patrolling the northern Indian Ocean have seized a ship full of weapons they say was heading towards Somalia.

Somaliland- UAE gives food aid to 10,000 people affected by drought in Borama

 A team from the Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation has arrived in the Somali province of Borama to distribute urgent relief aid to 10,000 displaced people fleeing the drought which severely damaged their crops and livestock.

Sunday, March 27, 2016


 EAD is issuing an urgent appeal to the Somalilanders in Somaliland, the Diaspora, NGO’s and the  international relief organisations to assist in the humanitarian crisis resulting from the impacts of drought in the  Horn of Africa.

Boosting Ethiopia's Water Resources

 On World Water Day [March 22], the U.S. Government, through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), launched USAID Lowland WASH, a new water, sanitation and hygiene activity, to support the Government of Ethiopia’s One WASH National Program in pastoral areas of Afar, Somali, and Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples regions.