Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Deadly fight between Somali pirates and cargo ship security guards - Video

Youtube Video - The deadly fight between Somali pirates and a Private security guard on board a cargo ship. when pirates were trying to board the ship.

Somalia- Heydays in Mogadishu , Video

Heydays in Mogadishu

Friday, April 21, 2017

Paving a safe road to prosperity in Somaliland

(Halo Trust) - Ahmed Nuur Aw Nuuh owns a small business in Ceel Bardaale, Somaliland, where he buys milk and vegetables from local farmers to sell at the market in the town of Gabiley.

Somaliland editor detained after trading himself for colleague's freedom

CPJ- New York, April 20, 2017--Somaliland authorities should immediately release Ibrahim Osman Ahmed, editor of Hangool News, who has been held without charge since April 15, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Somalilanders: Natural Entrepreneurs

By Mohammed Ahmed Ali (Medeshi) -  “Somalis are naturally entrepreneurs“ were some of the words of President George Bush Junior when he ordered the closure of money remittance services to Somalia after the destruction of the Twin Towers on 9/11.

Zayed Giving Initiative dispatches mobile field hospital to Somalia

ABU DHABI, 20th April, 2017 (WAM) -- The Zayed Giving Initiative has dispatched the first mobile volunteer specialised field hospital to Somalia to provide diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive services for children and elderly patients, in line with the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan to provide urgent assistance to the Somali people.

How Somaliland Is Putting The Horn of Africa On The Map

(By  Merlin Linehan fronteranews.com) - Somaliland is a break away nation on the Horn of Africa, officially part of Somalia and never recognized by any other state it has been effectively independent since the civil war that engulfed Somalia over 20 years ago with its own government and administration based in the capital Hargeisa.

UAE completes largest concrete dam in Somaliland

HARGEISA: (WAM)- The Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Foundation has completed the largest concrete dam construction project in Somalia, which will provide the city of Hargeisa and nearby areas with water for irrigation channels, as well as to store water for use during the drought season.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Somaliland: A little goes a long way

(NRC) -Nomadic communities like Anab's are leaving their villages in the thousands because of Somalia’s relentless drought.

Somalia- Terror bomb hit Emirates Red Crescent convoy in Mogadishu

The National - DUBAI // A convoy from the Emirates Red Crescent was hit by a terrorist bomb while trying to deliver aid in drought-stricken Somalia on Wednesday.

3 Somali refugees from Rochester shot, 1 killed, in Ohio

(newyorkupstate.com)- Three men from Rochester were shot and one was killed on Monday in Columbus, Ohio.

Somalia - Pay feud threatens terror fight in Africa near key shipping lane

ADDIS ABABA (BLOOMBERG) - Security forces protecting the semi-autonomous Somali territory of Puntland from Islamist militants on the approach to one of the world's busiest shipping lanes haven't been paid for months.

Somaliland jobs - Opportunity for Fisheries Associations Specialist in Mayd

Country: Somaliland
Project Holder: Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources
Project: Strengthening Fisheries Management and Production Capacity Project
Fund: Somaliland Development Fund
IFA Title: Opportunity for Fisheries Associations Specialist
IFA No.: P301

Somaliland - Preparations underway for the 18th May rally in London

(Kingston)- Preparations are underway for the celebrations of the 26th anniversary of Somaliland reassertion of its independence.

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

New African soccer boss open to Somalia hosting games again

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — Somalia could host international games again for the first time in nearly 30 years after the new head of African soccer said on Tuesday he's open to the idea.

Somaliland's Berbera port deal sparks land rush

(AAP/Yahoo)- The land along the road into Berbera is barren and empty. Somaliland's small, rusty Gulf of Aden port which for centuries made the town prosperous rises suddenly out of the ground as the road hits the coast.

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Canada - Samatar Farah shot dead in Scarborough

(toronto.ctvnews.ca)- Family friends have confirmed to CTV News Toronto the identity of a 24-year-old man shot dead in a parking lot in Scarborough’s Chester Le neighbourhood on Saturday morning.

Kenya to export 100,000 workers to Saudi Arabia

(Daily Nation)- Kenya may soon export 100,000 workers to Saudi Arabia if negotiations between the two countries bear fruit while Qatar is willing to open its market for Kenyan meat.