Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Saturday, March 24, 2018

Somaliland - Startups Want to Redesign the Way We Eat Veg

With the global population predicted to reach nine billion by 2050 and the realities of climate change quickly unfolding, the pressure is on to find new solutions that allow us to meet growing demand while reducing environmental impacts.

Friday, March 23, 2018

Genel to drill oil in Somaliland soon

(The National UAE) -Kurdistan-focused Genel Energy might start drilling in Somaliland next year, chief executive Murat Ozgul said on Thursday, as the group reported 2017 results broadly in line with expectations.

Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor makes first court appearance; leaves jail after posting $400,000 bond

The former Minneapolis police officer charged with murder and manslaughter in the July shooting death of Justine Ruszczyk Damond made his first court appearance Wednesday, where his bail was set at $400,000.

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Somalia - 14 killed in Mogadishu car bombing


Mogadishu: At least 14 people were killed and several others wounded on Thursday when a car bomb blew up outside a popular hotel in the Somalia’s capital Mogadishu.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

In Somalia, women defy strict rules to play football

(AFP)- MOGADISHU: Shortly after sunrise, a group of young women arrives at a football pitch in Mogadishu, where they shrug off their hijabs — some changing underneath the billowing veil — to reveal their team kit.

London - Man of Somaliland origin stabbed to death in Stratford

Police are investigating after a man thought to be in his twenties was killed in a knife attack at a shopping centre in East London.

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Somalia - Boy rejects government job for fear of Al Shabaab

(BBC) - A sixteen-year-old boy has rejected an appointed role as the deputy commissioner of a regional state in Somalia because of security fears.

Somaliland leader slams opposition to DP World deal

The president of the semi-autonomous region of Somaliland issued a fresh condemnation of Somalia’s government’s “senseless hostility” to its tripartite agreement with Ethiopia and Dubai-based port operator DP World on the development of Berbera Port.

Minneapolis - Police officer Mohamed Noor charged with murder

A Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an Australian woman in July has been booked on charges of third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter.

London - Face Book's Zuckerberg summoned to Commons inquiry

Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg has been called on by a parliamentary committee to give evidence about the use of personal data by Cambridge Analytica.

Revealed: Trump’s election consultants filmed saying they use bribes and sex workers to entrap politicians (Video)

(Sky News) - An undercover investigation by Channel 4 News reveals how Cambridge Analytica secretly campaigns in elections across the world.

Somali Immigrants Have Abandoned Kansas Town After Bomb Plot

Three militia members go on trial Tuesday for plotting to bomb Somali immigrants working in the Kansas Meatpacking Triangle, a constellation of minority-majority, hardscrabble pioneer towns, that depend on foreign labor.

Leaked - Troop movements on the Somaliland border

Over the last month, the Somali president Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Farmajo seems to have been adopting an increasingly bellicose stance.

10,000 Ethiopians seek asylum in Moyale, Kenya

(UNHCR)- Balanish Tadese, an Ethiopian mother of two, walks through a makeshift refugee camp in Moyale, Kenya, with a bundle of personal belongings strapped to her back.

Monday, March 19, 2018

Wales - UCL Somali Students visit Degmo farm - Video

In the heart of the British countryside Degmo provides Somali families from inner cities throughout the UK with the opportunity to continue this tradition.

Somaliland opens trade office in Dubai

Dubai: Somaliland opened on Monday a trade office in Dubai as the country works to boost its trade ties with the UAE.

Father, 2 Sons of Somalia Killed in Springfield Apartment Fire

(NECN)- Three people are dead following a Springfield, Massachusetts fire in a four-story apartment building.

Sunday, March 18, 2018

Somaliland president says DP World deal will be implemented

Dubai: The President of Somaliland said on Friday that Somalia “has neither the strength nor the ability” to interfere in his country’s operations, calling a move by Somalia to ban DP World from operating in Somaliland “a joke.”