Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Saturday, February 10, 2018

Video - A Somali in America

"A Somali in America" documents the experience of Ali Warsame, a Somali refugee who gained residency in the United States in 2015, but is re-assessing his new life now that Donald Trump is president.

Thursday, February 8, 2018

US Army Logistics Trainers in Somalia

Twenty-Four Soldiers from 426th Brigade Support Battalion, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) were deployed to Mogadishu, Somalia from June through August 2017.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Base race in the Horn of Africa

A race is underway between Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Turkey to build naval and military bases right across the Horn of Africa.

Somaliland minister seeks energy investment from UAE

A Somaliland government minister is in the UAE to drum up investment for power projects to stabilise the self-declared state’s precarious economy where energy costs are among the highest in the world.

UN envoy for Somalia urges more support for country's only free ambulance service

Mogadishu – The top United Nations envoy in Somalia today praised the work of the Aamin Free Ambulance Service in responding to the urgent medical needs of Mogadishu’s residents, and called for more support for the 24/7 volunteer-run service.

One brush stroke at a time: Vibrant Puntland artist guides young talents

(UNSOM) - When we met Leila Ali Abdullahi, she was busy guiding the sketching efforts of three young art students in a studio filled with draft paintings, color palettes and pencils.

Met confirms UK visit for Saudi crown prince, activists demand May challenge royal over 'war crimes'

(RT)- London police have inadvertently confirmed that Saudi Arabian Prince Mohammad bin Salman will visit the UK in March, igniting fresh calls from activists to have the royal arrested upon his arrival for alleged war crimes in Yemen.

Foreign Fleets Plundered Somalia’s Fish - Report

(Science Direct) - The Somali region, at the Horn of Africa, has experienced a high degree of political and social instability at various times since 1950, through various regimes and an extended period of a lack of national government institutions during civil war.

Somali judge is elected President of International Court of Justice

(Africa News) - Congratulatory messages from Somali and other parts of the world are being shared on social media following the election of Judge Abdulqawi Ahmed Yusuf as president of the International Court of Justice (ICJ).

Fatwa against FGM in Somaliland

(BBC) - The government and Muslim clerics in the self-declared republic of Somaliland have issued a fatwa, or religious edict, banning some forms of female genital mutilation and promising to punish violators.

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Ethiopian opposition politicians jailed for contempt

(BBC) - Four opposition politicians in Ethiopia have been given six-month jail sentences for contempt of court after refusing to stand up or speak to the judges.

Ethiopia conflict displaces one million

(BBC) - Clashes between two of Ethiopia's largest ethnic groups - the Oromo and the Somali

Somalia - Mogadishu truck bomber sentenced to death

(BBC) - Somalia's military court has sentenced a man to death for his role in the country's deadliest bombing last year, in which at least 500 were killed.

Sunday, February 4, 2018

London - Anglo-Somali or Anglo-Somaliland Society

(Medeshi)- I just want to make clear to my Somalilanders that the Anglo-Somali Society is not a Somali dominated group.