Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Saturday, January 21, 2017

Thousands reached in Somaliland reproductive health campaign

MORODIJEEX – It was early morning when a young sheikh, Abdi Iidan, and his wife joined the long queue leading to a tent in Morodijeex, Somaliland. Mr. Iidan stood out from the crowd; women dominated the queue.

Somaliland attorney general pursues journalists acquitted of publishing false news (translated)

New York, January 20, 2017--Somaliland Attorney General Hasan Ahmed Hasan should immediately drop his appeal of a court's acquittal of two journalists charged with publishing false news and operating an unlicensed newspaper, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

Teaching Positions in Hargeisa, Somaliland

Abaarso School of Science and Technology

Friday, January 20, 2017

WorldRemit founder: 'I lost my job to uncover UN fraud'

Some people use their savings to start a business, while others turn to family and friends to borrow cash. But Ismail Ahmed’s case was more unusual.

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Six Britons killed in a road crash in Saudi Arabia

MBBC- Six Britons have been killed in a road crash in Saudi Arabia, the Foreign Office says.
It is understood the dead, including a newborn baby, were involved in a minibus crash on a pilgrimage to Mecca.

Somaliland: Court of appeals sets date for a case against Hubsad journalists

(HRC Press Release)- The government’s appeal against regional court judgment that acquitted Abdirashid Nour Ways, the chairman of Hubsad newspaper and the editor-in-chief, Saed Khadar Abdilahi, will be heard by Hargeisa Regional Appeal Court in 23rd January 2017, according to Abdirashid Nour Ways.

Kenya - Duale Versus Farah

(The Star)- Former Parliament Deputy Speaker Farah Maalim should record a statement with the police about incitement involving a video clip linked to him, Garissa Township MP Aden Duale has said.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

VIDEO: Amisom kills more civilians than Alshabaab: UN

(DN)- Somalia’s national army and police were responsible for 55 civilian deaths, while 37 more died at the hands of Amisom, the review stated.

Saudi military base in Djibouti on track

(Gulg News)- Manama: Djibouti’s Foreign Minister Mahamoud Ali Youssouf said a deal to build a Saudi military base in the country will happen “very soon.”

Emergency primary healthcare in Puntland and Somaliland

(RW)- CERF funds help International Organization for Migration (IOM) to provide emergency primary healthcare in Puntland and Somaliland.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Famine warning for Somalia January 2017

(FEWSNET) Somalia: Alert, January 16, 2017
REPORTfrom Famine Early Warning System Network, Food Security and Nutrition Analysis Unit

Outrage over Somali gang-rape video

(BBC)- Somalia - The gang rape of a 16-year-old girl has caused outrage in Somalia after pictures and a video of the incident began circulating on social media.

Monday, January 16, 2017

Burundi to withdraw AU troops from Somalia over unpaid salaries

Burundi will withdraw its 5,400 troops serving as part of an African Union contingent in Somalia because the European Union has stopped paying their salaries, according to inter-governmental correspondence on Monday.

US - Kenya Travel Warning

(State Department)-m The U.S. Department of State warns U.S. citizens to avoid travel to the border area between Somalia and Kenya because of threats by the terrorist group al-Shabaab. 

Yemeni town faces mass death by starvation - Video

MAmid the ongoing bombing of Yemen by the Saudi led coalition, our sister channel, RT Arabic, gained exclusive access to a remote village where people are on the brink of starvation.

Over 4,000 civilians killed, aid blocked, zero accountability – HRW’s wrap up of Yemen war

RT - Since a Saudi-led coalition intervened in the Yemeni conflict on behalf of its ousted president, at least 4,125 civilians have been killed, most in coalition bombings, Human Rights Watch says in its annual report.

Sunday, January 15, 2017

Somalia - Puntland and Galmudug states urged to resolve differences through dialogue

MOGADISHU, Jan. 12 (Xinhua) -- Foreign envoys in Somalia on Thursday called on leaders in the regional state of Galmudug to resolve differences which erupted early this week through dialogue.