Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Friday, March 30, 2018

Dr Michael Walls of UCL London and Conrad Heine to meet the Somali community in New Zealand

(Medeshi) Dr. Michael Walls who teaches at the Development Planning Unit (DPU)

Kenya Gov stops construction of Kenya-Somalia border wall

Kenya has suspended construction of the border wall with Somalia to pave way for bilateral talks between two countries.

Italy - Somali wrongly convicted of murder of Italian journalists in Mogadishu gets 3 ML Euros

(ANSA) - Rome, March 30 - A Somali man wrongfully convicted in the Mogadishu murder of RAI reporter Ilaria Alpi and her cameraman Milan Hrovatin on Friday got three million euros in compensation for his almost 17 years in jail.

East Ethiopia - The forgotten crises in Oromia and Somali regions

(RW)-The grazing regions of Oromia and Somali in southern and eastern Ethiopia have witnessed an escalation in inter-ethnic violence in recent months.

Saudi women do not need to wear black abayas, MBS says

(Telegraph) - Women in Saudi Arabia do not need to wear traditional black abayas or headscarves, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has said, as he tries to burnish his reformist credentials ahead of his first trip to Washington as Saudi heir to the throne.

SAUDI ARABIA - Warning of strong winds and dust affecting Riyadh province

(Arab News) - RIYADH: The General Directorate of Civil Defense in Riyadh called for caution

Thursday, March 29, 2018

Puntland Police on Alert as Somalia Terror Threat Moves North


A checkpoint in the desert of northern Somalia is the first line of defense against Al-Shabab and Islamic State from reaching the port city of Bossaso, the economic hub of the semi-autonomous Puntland state.

UAE stops work on Bab al-Mandab island base

(ISJane's)-0 The United Arab Emirates (UAE) appears to have stopped building a runway on Yemen’s Mayyun (Perim/Barim) island in the Bab al-Mandab strait, but is pushing forward with a base near Berbera in Somaliland.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Somaliland - Erigavo and Maydh asphalted road construction project initiated

(Medeshi) - ‪Erigavo , Maydh and Tabca asphalted road construction project has recently been initiated by the elite and intellectuals from the region.

UN seeks to enhance police reforms in Somaliland

(Xinhua) - The United Nations on Tuesday wrapped up a high-level security conference that discussed comprehensive police reforms to help stabilize the autonomous region of Somaliland.

Somali Lawmaker Fatally Shot in Mogadishu

A Somali regional lawmaker was fatally shot Tuesday in Mogadishu, police said.

Ethiopia elects first ethnic Oromo Prime Minister

BBC- Ethiopians have woken up to a new leader, and a renewed sense of hope.

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Bangladesh - Missing Somali students surrender to Dhaka police

(By Sheikh Jahangir Alam Dhaka Tribune) - These students told the police that they went into hiding after not being able to pay their tuition fees.

Agreements and Exchange of letters between Great Britain and Somaliland - 1960

Agreements and Exchanges of Letters between the Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and the Government of Somaliland in connexion with the Attainment of Independence by Somaliland , Hargeisa, June 26, 1960 Presented to Parliament by the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs by Command of Her Majesty July 1960 , LONDON


Kenya created Jubaland to secure Kenya’s borders

(By JOHN MUCHANG - The Star )Kenya’s plan to carve out a semi-autonomous region called Jubaland in Somalia had already been finalised as early as 2010.

Monday, March 26, 2018

Press release - Yemen war collateral damage exhibition in Kingston

Independent Yemen Group contributes to the Collateral Damage exhibition at Kingston Quaker Centre to mark the 3rd anniversary of the war in Yemen.

Model school opened in Somalia

Qatar Charity (QC) has said its office in Somalia has opened a model primary school in the town of Hudur, located in the southwestern Bakool region of Somalia near the border with Ethiopia.

Suicide blast kills 4 near parliament in Somali capital

MOGADISHU, Somalia (Anadolu Agency) -

Yemen rebels rocket attack on Saudi Arabia kills 1

The Saudi-Iranian proxy war in Yemen entered its third, bloody year last week, an infamous anniversary that quickly gave way to a ballistic missile blitz of Saudi Arabia's capital city by the Iran-backed Houthi rebels -- an act that threatened to further ratchet up already boiling regional tensions.

Sunday, March 25, 2018

SAUDI ARABIA - Jeddah revels at Kingdom's largest jazz festival

(Arab News )- JEDDAH: World-renowned and Grammy-winning musicians took to the stage on March 22 as the largest jazz festival yet held in Saudi Arabia got underway.

London - Two 14-year-olds jailed for teenager’s fatal stabbing in Neasden

(Kilburn Times ) - Two 14-year-olds have been jailed for the murder of “kind hearted” Saif Abdul Majid in Neasden.

London - Two men in 20s shot outside Mile End tube station

Two men were shot outside a busy Tube station following a shocking week of violent crime in London.