Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Let us strive to end Human Wrongs

(London)- As we look around the world today we become aware of just how many states are actively involved in the suppression of others.

Friday, August 11, 2017

Could Somaliland Become New Gateway to Africa?

(face2faceafrica.com )- Last week, Somaliland – a semi-autonomous district in Somalia – received $442 million in foreign investment from Dubai-based development firm DP World.

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Journalist detained without charge in Puntland

(CPJ)- Nairobi, August 9, 2017--Authorities in Puntland should unconditionally and immediately release journalist Omar Saeed Mohammed, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

Somalia's parliament approves telecoms bill

MOGADISHU, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) -- Somalia's parliament on Wednesday approved the National Communications Act to regulate the country's telecommunication sector.

55 more migrants feared drowned after being forced from boat off Yemen

GENEVA (Reuters) - Some 180 young Ethiopian and Somali migrants, many weakened by hunger and drought in their home countries, were forced from a boat into rough seas off Yemen by smugglers on Thursday and 55 were presumed to have drowned, the U.N. migration agency said.

Smuggler drowned up to 50 Somali and Ethiopian migrants in the sea

(CNN) - A smuggler "deliberately drowned" up to 50 Somali and Ethiopian migrants in the sea off Yemen's coast, the United Nations migration agency said.

How one woman brought life-saving maternity care to Somaliland - Video

(pbs.org) Somaliland, a region of Somalia that lay in ruin from years of war, suffers some of the world's highest rates of infant and maternal mortality.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Military Bases and the Horn aka 'The Cockpit of Africa'

(Hargeisa)-Hardly a week goes by without more news of yet another foreign power looking to establish a presence in the Horn of Africa.

Your aid donations at work in Eastern Somaliland - Video

This is what the delivery of much-needed British aid to Somaliland's remote communities looks like. Rageh Omaar reports.

London - Man who killed boxer Mahad Ali arrested

London - The parents of a teenager who was fatally stabbed outside a Eid celebration house party in East Acton have paid tribute to the student and boxer.

London - Somali born benefit cheat stole £102,000 over 6 years

(The Sun)- A BENEFITS cheat scammed £102,000 over six years to pay for her daughters to go to a private school.

Somaliland's cholera outbreak threatens to kill thousands

Earlier this year, ITV News visited Somaliland - a state which declared independence from the rest of Somalia - to highlight the plight of its people suffering from malnutrition caused by three years of drought.

Somaliland: International aid arrives just in time - but the hunger crisis is far from over

(ITV)- The drought that has gripped the self-declared Republic of Somaliland has been felt across the whole of the internationally unrecognised country.

Monday, August 7, 2017

Somali with foreign currency, official documents arrested in Riyadh

JEDDAH: A Somali was arrested in Riyadh for forging Saudi currency and official documents. He was apprehended carrying forged banknotes of different denominations and official documents.

Somaliland: A profile of the region not recognised by the rest of the world

(ITV)- Somaliland is a self-declared state located in the horn of Africa.

Asylum seekers deported from Finland film their return home

( http://observers.france24.com )Finland began to toughen up its requirements for asylum seekers in 2015.

TURKEY'S MILITARY TO MOVE INTO SOMALIA AFTER BACKING QATAR IN GULF CRISIS

(Newsweek)- Turkey is set to open the largest military camp in Somalia, where locals are battling an Islamist militant group in addition to drought and disease.