• Russian ambassador Andrey Karlov shot in Ankara

    Russia's ambassador to Ankara has been shot and wounded in a gun attack in the Turkish capital, according to Turkish media. Andrey Karlov was speaking at an exhibition when he was shot in the back multiple times on Monday evening, Turkish media said. The attacker let the guests out of the exhibition venue after he shot the diplomat, according to […]

    Russian ambassador Andrey Karlov shot in Ankara
  • Russia to evacuate 40 million people ready for nuclear strike TODAY

    VLADIMIR Putin has ordered every city in Russia to hold a drill in preparation for nuclear apocalypse TODAY. More than 40 million people – almost a third of the country – will take part in the unprecedented civil defence exercise from October 4 to 7. Paranoid state officials and the media have warned the US is about to launch an […]

    Russia to evacuate 40 million people ready for nuclear strike TODAY
  • Somaliland: Minister Sa’ad responds to EU ambassador

    Hargeisa(Horn)-Somaliland’s minister for foreign affairs Dr. Sa’ad Ali Shire, has responded to the EU envoy’s statement on president Silanyo’s decision on the delaying  in the parliamentary elections. The EU envoy to Somaliland and Somalia,  Ambassador Michele Cervone d'Urso told Geeska Afrika, our Somali version, that president Silanyo’s decision has shaken the international confidence. But minister Sa’ad, who also talked to […]

    Somaliland: Minister Sa’ad responds to EU ambassador
  • Geeska Africa  asks  EU Ambassador about President Silanyo’s decision to delay the Parliamentary Elections

    Hargeisa(Horn)-The EU ambassador to Somalia (Including Somaliland) expressed the international community’s concern on president Silanyo’s decision to furtherly delay the parliamentary elections. Ambassador Michele Cervone d'Urso, told Geeska Afrika, our sister Somali version, that president Silanyo’s decision has shaken the international community’s confidence on Somaliland democratization process and calls to allow the voters to vote as per the schedule.   […]

    Geeska Africa  asks  EU Ambassador about President Silanyo’s decision to delay the Parliamentary  Elections
  • Somaliland’s response to the international community

    Hargeysa(Horn)-Somaliland presidency has responded the international community’s statement regarded their position of president Silanyo’s decision of the postponement in the parliamentary elections. Here is a statement released by Somaliland presidency last night.  “A response to a written statement released by the UK government on behalf of the international community [US, UK, EU, UN, SWEDEN, and DENMARK] and the Somaliland Elections […]

    Somaliland’s response to the international community
  • Dubai port operator DP World inks deal for Somaliland port

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Dubai port operator DP World says it has secured a 30-year deal to develop and manage a cargo port on Somalia's semi-autonomous region of Somaliland. The company said on Monday that it will set up a joint venture with the Somaliland government and control 65 percent of the project in the port of Berbera. […]

    Dubai port operator DP World inks deal for Somaliland port
  • BREAKING NEWS: Ilhan Omar made HISTORY tonight defeating 42 years incumbent Phyllis Kahn

    Minnesota —  HISTORY was made tonight. Ilhan Omar defeated 42-years term Representative Phyllis Kahn for Minnesota House District 60B. SHE DID IT!!! A Somali activist has unseated one of the Minnesota Legislature’s longest-serving members in a Democratic primary. Ilhan Omar defeated 22-term Rep. Phyllis Kahn in Tuesday’s DFL nominating contest. Omar’s victory in the heavily Democratic Minneapolis district makes it likely […]

    BREAKING NEWS: Ilhan Omar made HISTORY tonight defeating 42 years incumbent Phyllis Kahn
  • Gabon: Opposition Rejects ‘Bongo’s Victory’

    Results released on Wednesday suggest that President Ali Bongo has narrowly won the presidential election in Gabon. The opposition has rejected the results and has called for a recount in at least one province. A vote count by the Gabon Electoral Commission has put President Ali Bongo as the winner of Saturday's election in the tiny nation on the west coast […]

    Gabon: Opposition Rejects ‘Bongo’s Victory’
  • Somalia: UN Slams Al Shabaab Attack At Mogadishu Hotel

    The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG) in Somalia Michael Keating strongly condemned this morning's truck bombing of the SYL Hotel in Mogadishu that killed at least 13 people and injured over 20. Several senior government officials and members of the federal parliament were attending a meeting inside the hotel at the time of the blast, but none was […]

    Somalia: UN Slams Al Shabaab Attack At Mogadishu Hotel
  • The tech helping disabled people dance, run and compete

    The tech helping disabled people dance, run and compete ;  By Sarah FinleyTechnology of Business reporter As choreographer Chris Fonseca teaches me a dance routine, the beat of the music is pumping through me. But not through my ears. I'm wearing a SubPac, which is strapped on to my back and allows me to feel the beat of the music as […]

    The tech helping disabled people dance, run and compete

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Somaliland: Presidency Submits  Request for Tenure Extension to GUURTI

Somaliland: Presidency Submits Request for Tenure Extension to GUURTI

February 24, 2017 at 8:23 pm

Hornnewspaper(Horn)- Elders of the Guurti, the Upper Chamber of Parliament are set to decide the fate of postponing presidential elections. According to our sources the president...

POLITICS »

Russian ambassador Andrey Karlov shot in Ankara

Russian ambassador Andrey Karlov shot in Ankara

December 19, 2016 at 8:07 pm

Russia's ambassador to Ankara has been shot and wounded in a gun attack in the Turkish capital, according to Turkish media. Andrey Karlov was speaking at an exhibition...

ISLAM »

Influences of Islam on American Culture: Encyclopedia of Islam

Influences of Islam on American Culture: Encyclopedia of Islam

August 30, 2016 at 3:06 am

Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim world P3   Influences of Islam on American Culture: Muslims and Islam are no longer invisible in America —they have been given...

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An Open Letter to Somaliland President  Hassan Abdi Yousuf

An Open Letter to Somaliland President Hassan Abdi Yousuf

February 11, 2017 at 9:06 pm

Your Excellency, the directives that you have recently issued regarding the stabilization of the USD exchange rate were generally well-thought and served the best interest...

AFRICA »

Nigeria in Recession As Economy Shrinks By 2.06 Percent

Nigeria in Recession As Economy Shrinks By 2.06 Percent

August 31, 2016 at 6:23 pm

The Nigerian economy, Wednesday, plunged into recession, as the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, disclosed that the country's Gross Domestic Product, GDP, in real terms,...

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Geeska Africa  asks  EU Ambassador about President Silanyo’s decision to delay the Parliamentary  Elections

Geeska Africa  asks  EU Ambassador about President Silanyo’s decision to delay the Parliamentary Elections

September 21, 2016 at 10:13 am

Hargeisa(Horn)-The EU ambassador to Somalia (Including Somaliland) expressed the international community’s concern on president Silanyo’s decision to furtherly...

SPORTS NEWS »

Endurance test for Ethiopia’s Olympic protester Feyisa Lilesa

Endurance test for Ethiopia’s Olympic protester Feyisa Lilesa

August 30, 2016 at 4:19 am

When Ethiopian marathon runner Feyisa Lilesa crossed the line to take a silver medal in Rio, it should have been the defining moment of his career. His previous best moment...

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Somaliland: Presidency Submits  Request for Tenure Extension to GUURTI

Somaliland: Presidency Submits Request for Tenure Extension to GUURTI

Hornnewspaper(Horn)- Elders of the Guurti, the Upper Chamber of Parliament are set to decide the fate of postponing presidential elections. According to our sources the president of Somaliland Ahmed Mahmoud Silanyo has submitted a request to the elders for extension of his term in office, this if okayed see him vacate the presidency at the end of October this year. […]

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Silanyo Most Travelled Abroad on Personal Visits President of Somaliland

Silanyo Most Travelled Abroad on Personal Visits President of Somaliland

Hornnewspaper(Horn)- President Ahmed Silanyo is currently on a personal trip to the United Kingdom in what analysists believed to be his last visit abroad as president of Somaliland. The visit is considered not officially as the Head of State went in his personal capacity, of which such travels were alien to all his predecessors, namely late Abdirahman Tuur, Late Egal and Dahir Rayale- immediate past. Since the start of his presidency the […]

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Somaliland asks US for Exemption to Trump’s travel ban

Somaliland asks US for Exemption to Trump’s travel ban

Hargeisa(Horn)- The Republic of Somaliland today sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly to request an exemption for Somaliland residents from the January 27 U.S. Executive Order restricting entry into the United States by individuals from Somalia and six other nations. In the letter, Somaliland’s Foreign Minister Dr. Sa´ad […]

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Editorial: Somaliland to Officially Host UAE Military Base at Berbera

Editorial: Somaliland to Officially Host UAE Military Base at Berbera

After the government inks the deal through the cobbling votes from stomach filled MPs and the manhandling of dissenter who opted to vote empty belied but  consciously for the good of the nation. Horn-newspaper- After months debating the pros and cons of a foreign military base fronted by the Administration of president Silanyo on behalf of the United Arab Emirates, […]

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“The UAE Military Base Approval Vote Came via a Hijacked Parliament”Speaker  Irro

“The UAE Military Base Approval Vote Came via a Hijacked Parliament”Speaker Irro

Hargeisa(Horn)- Though Somaliland is now host to an United Arab Emirates military base, circumstances related to the contract , parliamentary approval and subsequent implementation are not only shrouded in mystery but have bred the first ever attack of MPs while in session.. This was stated by the speaker of the House of Representative, the Somaliland parliament’s lower chamber, immediately after […]

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Ministry of Foreign Affairs Refutes Rumoured Resignation of its Minster

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Refutes Rumoured Resignation of its Minster

Hornnewspaper(Horn)- The status of Dr Saad Ali Shire as minister of foreign affairs remains the same as when he assumed his presidential appointed duties to spearhead the Somaliland foreign policy. This is per statement  by the ministry of foreign affairs and international cooperation on the 12th February 2017 and signed by the ministry’s Director General Abdirahman Abdeeq Muhumed , refuting […]

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Foreign Minister Negates Alleged Deterioration of Relations between Government and International Partners

Hargeisa(Horn)- In the recent past the world acclaimed  Somaliland  democratization process is undergoing a lackluster performance phase. This is a result of deteriorated relations between the government and international partners with a stake in the process, occasioned by never ending postponement of elections and subsequent extension of mandate for both the presidency and legislature. The IC partners who also happen […]

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Drought Forces Somali Parents To Choose Which Child To Feed As They Flee Village

Drought Forces Somali Parents To Choose Which Child To Feed As They Flee Village

Hornnewspaper   – The drought in southern Somalia is having a devastating effect on families as I saw for myself in the border town of Dollow where large numbers are arriving in the camps for the displaced or crossing into refugee camps in neighbouring Ethiopia in the hope of finding assistance. Here I came across a mother and father pouring cold […]

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An Open Letter to Somaliland President  Hassan Abdi Yousuf

An Open Letter to Somaliland President Hassan Abdi Yousuf

Your Excellency, the directives that you have recently issued regarding the stabilization of the USD exchange rate were generally well-thought and served the best interest of the people of Somaliland. However, there was one exception: Fixing of the USD selling rate at 7,000 which missed the point and could be catastrophic. In the following few lines,I will evaluate the decisions […]

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Side Effects Of Smoking Musab Hayd

Side Effects Of Smoking Musab Hayd

Smoking cigarette is like throwing your self inside whole of hot fire,many people around the world think that smoking tobacco has serious damage to their health, but in my point of view smoking tobacco does not have threat only to the health,due to the fact smoking has more serious damage to the mentality of the smoker . the first thing […]

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