Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Friday, February 10, 2017

Ethiopia, Somaliland to cooperate on security, infrastructure development

(EBC; February 10, 2017)-  Prime Minister Hailemareiam Desalegn has met and discussed with delegates of Somaliland administration to work together on peace and security of the region and infrastructure development.

Imprimerie Nationale Group delivers biometric ID platform for Djibouti

planetbiometrics.com - The Imprimerie Nationale Group has delivered a multi-biometric ID documents platform for Djibouti, supplemented by a solution for the dematerialisation and digital archiving of ID documents files.

Somaliland- How an oasis of stability became a powder keg

(Africa Intelligence) - Successively struck by a financial crisis, a drought and the effects of the regional machines of its neighbours and the Gulf states, Somaliland, long an island of stability in a very troubled region, is struggling to maintain that status.

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Kenyan court blocks gov't bid to close Dadaab refugee camp

NAIROBI, Feb. 9 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's High Court on Thursday quashed the government's unilateral decision to shut down Dadaab refugee camp which mainly hosts Somalis, terming the move as unconstitutional.

Somalis celebrate after election of former U.S. state worker as president

(Reuters)- Thousands of Somalis fired guns in the air, cheered atop military vehicles and slaughtered camels on Thursday to celebrate the election of anti-corruption campaigner Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed as president.

Somaliland- Wadani party opposes granting of military base to UAE in Berbera

The WADDANI Party after, serious deliberations on the decision of the Somaliland Government to grant a military base to UAE at Berbera, comes to the conclusion that it is not the best interest of Somaliland and therefore rejects it.

Somaliland- Game of Ports in the Horn of Africa

Gregory Copley, Defense & Foreign Affairs. "Somaliland Continues to Polarize as Military Opposes Political Moves Toward Rapprochement With Egypt Analysis.

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Somaliland- Sanaag Ghost King issues another plea

(Medeshi)-  I currently suffer in the northerly parts of the earth  where I suffer of loneliness and heavenly burden, compounded by cold weather and isolation , and so I issue this plea:

Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo elected as Somalia's new president

Mogadishu (CNN)Somalia's Parliament elected former Prime Minister Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo as the country's new president Wednesday.

Somalia- Six killed in attack on Puntland hotel on election day

Author: DPA
Six people were killed Wednesday when suspected al-Shabaab militants stormed a hotel in the northern Somali port city of Bosaso, just as the Horn of Africa country's parliament was preparing to elect its next president, regional officials said.

Somali lawmakers gather to elect new president

MOGADISHU, Somalia
Lawmakers gathered to select the country’s next president on Wednesday amid violence and tension across Somalia.

London- Man charged after pregnant Somali woman kicked in stomach loses unborn twins

(IBTimes)-A man has been charged with a number of offence,s after allegedly kicking a Muslim woman in the stomach which resulted in her losing her unborn twins.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Jobs- Emergency Logistics Coordinator - Somalia /Somaliland

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Opinion poll survey of the February, 2017 for the Somalia presidential elections

The 2016/2017 Somalia elections cum selection is the first of its kind since 1967.

Somaliland government seeks to criminalise Human Rights Centre

(Front Line Defenders) - On 5 February 2017, the chairperson and founder of the Human Rights Centre, Guleid Ahmed Jama, was interrogated by the Head of the Criminal Investigation Department in Hargeisa about a petition that he started and an article about the petition in which he appeared.

Monday, February 6, 2017

Withdraw Soldiers from Somalia, Kenyans tell Uhuru

Nairobi (Daily Nation) — President Uhuru Kenyatta has been urged to withdraw Kenyan soldiers from Somalia, following a recent Al-Shabaab attack on a KDF camp that left 21 personnel dead.

Somali extremists announce public executions of 4 for spying

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) -- Somalia's al-Shabab extremist group announced it has killed four men accused of spying for the CIA and the Kenya and Somali governments.

Somaliland Students Worry About US Visa Ban

(VOA)- HARGEISA, SOMALILAND — Shukri Ahmed Ali was ecstatic when she received a letter of acceptance in December to the elite Wellesley College in the American state of Massachusetts.

Sunday, February 5, 2017

Somaliland - Human Rights Centre calls on the government to drop the charges against Guleid Ahmed Jama

The Somaliland Police interrogated Guleid Ahmed Jama, a lawyer and the chairperson of Human Rights Centre, today, after he was summoned by the court to answer questions from the Police who filed a criminal against him for a recent petition hosted by Human Rights Centre calling on a police reform.