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Somaliland: Footprints of rare female engineers »

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07:21 pm | Engineering is perhaps one of the professions that has maintained its male dominance over the decades. For many, especially in Africa, it is just one of those careers that hasn’t truly shaken off…

Jul 2 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Tababare Sare Jama Aden (Karaiin) oo Dambi Lagu Waayey »

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11:04 am | Tababaraha Caankaa ee caalamka ciyaaraha masaafada dhexe ayaa xorriyadiisi dib loogu celiyey ka dib isniintii hore lagu eedeeyey inuu ciyaartoydiisa uu ku isticmaalo dawooyinka mamnuucaa ee kor u qaada adkaysiga, iyo raandhiiska ciyaartoyga.…

Jun 27 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Somaliland: Kill All but the Crows (Part 2) – People and Power »

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09:57 pm | Somaliland: Kill All but the Crows (Part 2) – People and Power    …

Jun 23 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Somaliland: Kill All but the Crows (Part 1) – People & Power »

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10:57 am | Somaliland: Kill All but the Crows (Part 1) – People & Power  …

Jun 23 2016 / 1 Comment / Read More »

President Silanyo: Why the UK should support a sovereign Somaliland »

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10:26 am | An independent Somaliland would provide security in a strategically sensitive region, a growing market for goods and services, and an important bulwark against extremism. On 24 June 1960, The London Gazette published a…

Jun 23 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Quartz: Parents in Somaliland are buying their sons taxis so they won’t risk their lives trying to reach Europe »

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02:21 pm | In Somaliland, parents are trying to dissuade their children from dangerous and illegal migration to Europe by buying them second-hand cars that can be operated as taxis. These cabs, now ubiquitous in Hargeisa,…

Jun 20 2016 / 1 Comment / Read More »

‘Listening to our anthem was really emotional’: the World Cup for unrecognized states »

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01:40 pm | “It is very disappointing to lose our first game,” says 25-year-old Guiled Aden. “But we are loving the country and the people, and having a great time. Listening to our national anthem [before…

Jun 3 2016 / 1 Comment / Read More »

Somaliland: One Woman’s Quest to Revive Hargeisa’s Music Scene »

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05:18 pm | Famous Somaliland singer Sahra Halgan is determined to revive the country’s art scene. By opening up the Hiddo Dhawr Center in the capital Hargeisa, she hopes to draw on Somaliland’s rich culture and…

Jun 2 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

DP World to create JV to manage Port of Berbera in Somaliland »

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04:47 pm | DP World Group Chairman and CEO, Mr Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem has met with the President of Somaliland, Mr Ahmed Mohamed Mahamoud, during a visit to the country following the signing of a…

May 30 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Samatar: ‘Wadaniga’ Dhabta ah allow dhowr! »

Asamatar

03:09 pm | Professor Axmed Ismaaciil Samatar ayaa dhowrjeer ku celceliyey inaanu u aqoonsanayn 18 May maalinta qaranka Jamhuuriyada Somaliland balse uu ka doorbidayo in dib loogu noqdo maalinta 26 ka June ee laga xoroobay Gumaysigii…

May 30 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Former Chad dictator Hissene Habre found guilty of crimes against humanity »

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12:53 pm | ADDIS ABABA, Ethi­o­pia — Cheers erupted Monday in a Senegalese courtroom as the Extraordinary African Chambers convicted former Chadian dictator Hissene Habre of crimes against humanity and sentenced him to life in prison.…

May 30 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

SFGATE: News of the Day From Around the World, May 19 »

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09:37 pm | Somaliland recognition: The semiautonomous region of Somaliland is renewing calls for international recognition of its self-declared independence from Somalia. Somaliland on Wednesday celebrated 25 years since the region proclaimed independence from Somalia. Thousands…

May 18 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

RFI: Somaliland rises from the rubble, 25 years after ‘independence’ »

07:52 pm | “Somaliland is in a way a recognized state, but its recognition is one of a de facto state, not of a sovereign state. We believe we have every right to be recognized as…

May 18 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

The Irish Times: Somaliland battles for recognition and resources »

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07:46 pm | “This is a resilient country that depends on each other – we’re not after a handout but a hand-up.”       Read More…

May 18 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Somaliland Celebrates 25 Years of Self-Declared Independence »

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02:03 pm | People, cattle, camels, donkeys and even a lion dressed up in Somaliland’s red, white and green flag colors for parades and celebrations Wednesday marking 25 years since Somaliland’s self-declared independence from the Federal…

May 18 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

LIVE Xaflada habeenimada ee xuska 18 may 2016 »

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01:21 pm | Daawasho wacan        …

May 18 2016 / No Comment / Read More »
Current Affairs

Eid al-Fitr: Saudi Arabia declares Wednesday first day »

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11:19 am | Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the UAE have announced that Eid al-Fitr in these countries will be celebrated on July…

Jul 4 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Saudi Arabia: Explosions near Medina and Qatif mosques »

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11:11 am | A suicide bombing has hit Saudi Arabia’s city of Medina, close to the Prophet’s Mosque, one of Islam’s holiest…

Jul 4 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Somaliland: Footprints of rare female engineers »

smlengrs

07:21 pm | Engineering is perhaps one of the professions that has maintained its male dominance over the decades. For many, especially…

Jul 2 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

At least 28 killed in suicide attack at Istanbul’s airport, officials say »

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03:47 pm | ISTANBUL — Three attackers with suicide vests detonated their explosives at the entrance of Istanbul’s Ataturk International Airport, killing…

Jun 28 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Tababare Sare Jama Aden (Karaiin) oo Dambi Lagu Waayey »

jamacKaracin

11:04 am | Tababaraha Caankaa ee caalamka ciyaaraha masaafada dhexe ayaa xorriyadiisi dib loogu celiyey ka dib isniintii hore lagu eedeeyey inuu…

Jun 27 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Djibouti faces new kid on the block »

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11:19 am | Despite Ramadan, there is no slackening at Djibouti’s ports. Under the relentless sun, whippet-thin men glistening with sweat work…

Jun 23 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

President Silanyo: Why the UK should support a sovereign Somaliland »

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10:26 am | An independent Somaliland would provide security in a strategically sensitive region, a growing market for goods and services, and…

Jun 23 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Quartz: Parents in Somaliland are buying their sons taxis so they won’t risk their lives trying to reach Europe »

sldtxi

02:21 pm | In Somaliland, parents are trying to dissuade their children from dangerous and illegal migration to Europe by buying them…

Jun 20 2016 / 1 Comment / Read More »

‘Listening to our anthem was really emotional’: the World Cup for unrecognized states »

SomalilandTeam

01:40 pm | “It is very disappointing to lose our first game,” says 25-year-old Guiled Aden. “But we are loving the country…

Jun 3 2016 / 1 Comment / Read More »

Somaliland set to get first national teachers training institute »

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04:51 am | The government of Somaliland, which declares itself as a separate nation from the rest of Somalia in 1991, has…

Jun 3 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Daawo CCTV Africa: Heshiiskii Somaliland & Shirkada Dubai DP »

berberaport

03:14 am | Halkan ka Daawo CCTV Africa oo Qaadaadhigaysa Heshiiskii Dhexmaray Somaliland & Shirkada Dubai DP  …

Jun 3 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Somaliland: One Woman’s Quest to Revive Hargeisa’s Music Scene »

shalgan

05:18 pm | Famous Somaliland singer Sahra Halgan is determined to revive the country’s art scene. By opening up the Hiddo Dhawr…

Jun 2 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

At Outsiders’ ‘World Cup,’ Somaliland Team Sees Way To Give Back »

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02:13 pm | There are plenty of things the Somaliland soccer team lacks: a training camp, a full-time coach, even an internationally…

Jun 2 2016 / 1 Comment / Read More »

A World Cup for unrecognised states »

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02:03 pm | The score hits 1-0 and a stadium erupts with cheers and applause. Fans leap from their seats waving the…

Jun 2 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Xildhibaano & Shacab ku dhintay Qaraxa Ambasador Muqdisho. »

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01:50 pm | Gaadhi miinaysan oo lagu qarxiyey afka hore ee hudheelka Ambasador Muqdisho ayaa galaaftay shacab iyo masuuliyiin dhowr ah. Xildhibaan…

Jun 1 2016 / No Comment / Read More »

Somaliland: Kill All but the Crows (Part 1) - People & Power

Somaliland: Kill All but the Crows (Part 2) - People and Power

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The Best Picture of 18 May: Calankii JSL Oo hadlaya “Dameer aan Saaranahay Hee…..Maxay Iga dhibi?”