Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Car Bomb Kills at Least 20 in Crowded Somali Market

(VOA)Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud says an arrest has been made in the car bombing that killed at least 20 people in a crowded market in Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu, on Saturday.

Heavy rains expected to fall in parts of Somaliland this evening - Map

(Medeshi)- Heavy rains are expected  to fall in parts of Somaliland starting this evening after a prolonged drought and failed seasonal rains. Rains are expected to fall for 6 hours continuously.
See the weather map here :

Friday, November 25, 2016

Egypt to revive schools in Somalia

(Africa Review)- Egypt has announced plans to reopen its education institutions in Somalia, after more than two decades

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Edna promoting recognition of Somaliland in Ireland

(MoFA)- Dublin, 24 November 2016 - Ms. Edna Adan Ismail has undertaken a four-day visit to Ireland in order to raise awareness about Somaliland’s sovereignty and to discuss human rights and humanitarian issues.

The American Thanksgiving: Bariis Iskukaris - Video

NYTimes- By LESLYE DAVIS, ALEXANDRA EATON and EUGENE YI | Nov. 11, 2016 | 1:06
Ayaan and Idyl Mohallim’s grandmother taught them to cook Bariis iskukaris, an elegant Somali rice dish flavored with a mix of sweet brown spices and turmeric.

Gunmen kill 6 in attack on Kenyan church

By Joseph Akwiri March 23, 2014
MOMBASA, Kenya — Gunmen killed six worshipers in a church near the coastal city of Mombasa on Sunday, an attack of the kind that Islamist militants have been carrying out in retaliation for Kenya’s intervention in neighboring Somalia.

Somalia - World’s Biggest Camel Producer Targets Middle East, Asia Exports

Bloomberg -Somalia, home to a third of the world’s camels, is targeting new export markets as it looks to boost foreign-exchange earnings from its livestock trade.

Somali leader warns against weapons in polls after gun incident

MOGADISHU Somalia (Xinhua) -- Somalia President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has ordered security agencies to ensure no weapons are allowed in and around polling centers during the ongoing elections, two days after a gun incident allegedly involving a minister during voting in southern Somalia.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Somaliland: War-ravaged state linked to Wales for 150 years

(By Chris Wood BBC) - There may appear to be few similarities between Wales and a war-ravaged self-declared African republic where people suffering from mental health problems are chained up.

Monday, November 21, 2016

All change but no change within the Ethiopian ruling party

The parties that make up the ruling coalition Ethiopian Peoples’ Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) - Amhara National Democratic Movement (ANDM) and Southern Ethiopian People’s Democratic Movement (SEPDM) will soon undergo a critical evaluation process (known as gimgema) in order to change their top management.

Morocco signs agreement with Ethiopia to build fertilizer unit

Morocco has signed an agreement with Ethiopia to build a giant fertilizer unit aimed at making Addis Ababa self-reliant in fertilizer by 2025.

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Two police officers killed in Somali capital explosion

MOGADISHU, Nov. 20 (Xinhua) -- At least two police officers were killed and two others injured in a bomb explosion at a checkpoint in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Sunday.