Pontus Marine LTD- Leader of fishing industry in Somaliland

Friday, April 19, 2019

Rwanda - Kigali fears escalation of violence

(Africa Intelligence) - Following the commemoration of the Rwandan genocide on 7 April, President Paul Kagame played down the risk of a confrontation with Uganda on 8 April.

Mother urges federal government to secure release of two Canadian women detained in Somaliland

The mother of one of the two Canadian women detained in Somaliland since January is pleading with the government in Canada to secure their release.

Assessing the 2017 Somaliland Presidential Election

(RW)- In May 2001, Somaliland’s citizens went to the polls to approve an interim constitution in a public referendum coordinated by the Government of Somaliland.

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Ethiopia foils al-Shabab attack

(BBC)- Ethiopia has foiled a planned attack by suspects backed by Islamist militant group al-Shabab in the capital, Addis Ababa, its attorney general has said.

Satire - Sudan's coup worries our Resident President (Photo)

As events unfold in Sudan, at least one of our satirical resident presidents is looking over his shoulder, with some trepidation...

London - Abdirashid Mohamoud murder investigation sees second suspect arrested

A second suspect has been arrested in the Abdirashid Mohamoud murder investigation.

Monday, April 15, 2019

Somaliland and the scramble for Suez

Unprepossessing and isolated, situated on a coastal strip so scorched the Somali called it “the Burnt Land”, Berbera was rarely a destination of choice for foreigners.

2 Canadians detained in Somaliland

Two Canadian citizens are being detained in Somalia, Global Affairs confirms.