Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Saturday, May 5, 2018

Canada - Abdulahi Hasan Sharif's trial date set for suspect in attack on Edmonton police officer

EDMONTON — A tentative trial date has been set for a man charged with attempted murder after an Edmonton police officer was attacked.

London -Mohamed Mohamoud who groomed children on Facebook jailed for eight years

An online predator who groomed underage girls in an attempt to meet them for sex has been jailed for eight years, police said.

Somalia security guard identified as ICRC nurse kidnapper

(MEMO)A security guard who works for the International Committee of the Red Cross in the Somali capital of Mogadishu kidnapped the German nurse who went missing earlier this week, the country’s security minister revealed yesterday.

Somalia - 3000 Families Left Destitute By Hiran Floods to Receive Dahabshiil Relief Food Packages

Mr. Abdirashid Duale, General CEO of Dahabshil Group speaking to BBC Somali services said they have provided relief assistance to more than 3000 residents of Belet Weyne and its environs in the Hiran region of Somalia.

Thursday, May 3, 2018

Gunmen kidnap German nurse in Somalia capital

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Unidentified gunmen kidnapped a German nurse from the International Committee of the Red Cross in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, on Wednesday night, police and the ICRC said.

European Parliament Conference on Somaliland recognition


On 22 May 2018 the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), in collaboration with MEP Frank Engel, will organize a conference entitled Somaliland

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Somaliland - Hargeisa University Oxygenated Gasoline Technical Review

The University Of Hargeisa in collaboration with SOLASUD organization held an event in entitled “Oxygenated Gasoline

Ethiopia to acquire portion of Djibouti port

Djibouti has agreed to Ethiopia's proposal to acquire a share of the Horn country's port, a deal secured by Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on his first foreign visit as Head of State over the weekend.

Tensions persist between Khartoum and Riyadh

Frustrated by the waning support of his Wahhabi ally, Omar al-Bashir is nurturing his relations with Ankara and Doha.

Female aid worker killed in Mogadishu

MOGADISHU, May 1 (Xinhua) -- A female Somali aid worker was shot dead by gunmen in the largest market in Mogadishu on Tuesday, police said.

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Atlanta - Mentally ill Somalia woman with knife--killed by police

ATLANTA -- Two days after a mentally ill Somali-American woman was shot and killed during an officer-involved shooting in Johns Creek, an attorney representing her family called on law enforcement across the state of Georgia to use better de-escalation techniques while dealing with mentally ill individuals.

Gulf states scramble for Somalia

NAIROBI (Maggie Fick ,  Reuters) - A battle for access to seaports is underway in one of the world’s unlikeliest places: Somalia, now caught up in a regional struggle between Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates on one side, with Qatar backed by Turkey on the other.

Many killed, hundreds displaced in Kenya floods

(BBC) - The Kenya Red Cross says that at least 100 people have been killed and 242,000 displaced by four weeks of floods, landslides and heavy rains.

Sunday, April 29, 2018

DP World reports 7.3% gross volume growth in Q1

Dubai, United Arab Emirates :

Meeting for Migrant Protection and Reintegration in the Horn of Africa' kicks off in in Somaliland

The European Union (EU) funded "Reintegration Facility" project was kicked off on Tuesday (24/04) in an event hosted by the Somaliland Government, EU and IOM, the UN Migration Agency.

UAE to issue visas for people holding Somaliland passport

The United Arab Emirates will soon issue visas for people holding Somaliland passport according to a statement by the Somaliland Trade Office in the UAE.