Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Friday, May 6, 2016

Somali man to be deported from UK for rape

Daily Mail - Home Secretary Theresa May has won the latest round of a human rights fight with a Somalian immigrant she wants to deport because he was convicted of rape.

Kenya to close Somali refugee camps

NAIROBI ( Middle East Online)- Refugees from Somalia will no longer be accepted in Kenya, the government said Friday citing security fears.

Uganda to withdraw its forces from Somalia

By: Giles Muhame-   Chimpreports - The Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) High Command has taken what a senior official described as a “strategic decision” to put an end to the country’s armed forces’ military missions in the region, this investigative website can exclusively report.

Paper - External assistance and the political settlement in Somaliland

AUTHOR: Sarah G. Phillips - Chatham House
When less was more: external assistance and the political settlement in Somaliland -.
The internationally unrecognized ‘Republic of Somaliland’ presents a case in which the domestic drivers of peace and development may be examined when aid and other forms of international intervention are not significant variables.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Qatar provides urgent aid in Somaliland

Sheikh Thani Bin Abdullah Foundation for Humanitarian Service (RAF) has provided emergency relief for 1,900 families in six Somaliland areas which are: Oodl, Salel Coast, Gebeily, Maroodi jeeh and Hood benefiting more than 10,000 affected people.

High level delegation from Somaliland visits Nairobi

A high level delegation led by the Minister of Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation Dr. Saad Ali Shire went to Nairobi Kenya to meet with government officials.

Malaysia - Somali student faces death penalty for possession of Khat drug

BY HIDIR REDUAN - New Straits Times - SEPANG: A Somali public university student was charged at the Magistrate's Court here today with trafficking 13.10kg of "khat" leaves, a drug popular among Middle Easterners.

Raysut Cement’s Somaliland terminal progressing

MUSCAT: Raysut Cement, Oman’s largest cement producer, said its project with Barwaaqo Cement Company in Berbera, Somaliland is progressing.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

A Daesh camp in Puntland

A video published by Daesh has announced the installation of a training camp in Puntland, named «Commandant Cheikh Abou Nouman», after the name of an ex-officer of the organisation Shabaab, who assassinated him after his defection to Daesh.

Monday, May 2, 2016

Thaicom to carry Somaliland National TV programmes

Rebecca Hawkes
Somaliland National Television (SLNTV) has sealed a deal to lease satellite capacity on Thaicom 5 as well as contracting the Asian operator to design, install and commission an uplink facility.

British troops arrive in Somalia to fight terrorism

By Clea Broadhurst RFI - MA British Army team has arrived in Somalia as part of a UN-backed African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) to counter Islamist militants.The move reinforces the UK’s commitment to targeting terrorism around the world.

Sunday, May 1, 2016

Al-Shabaab recaptures region seized by gov't forces in central Somalia

MOGADISHU, May 1 (Xinhua) -- Islamist militant group, Al-Shabaab recaptured Runir-god location, 180 kilometers north of the capital Mogadishu on Sunday amid heavy fightings with Somali forces.

22 Somali Soldiers Killed in Al-Shabab Attack

Abdulaziz Osman - VOA
Militant group al-Shabab attacked and recaptured a town in Somalia’s Middle Shabelle region early Sunday morning, killing 22 Somali soldiers, an official told VOA on condition of anonymity.