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Police Arrest Suspected Hargeisa Buses Arsonist

Hargeisa (The Horn)- The recent spate of public transport buses burning in Hargeisa has resulted in the arrest numerous suspects. This was revealed by Somaliland national police spokesperson Colonel Feisal Hiis Elmi during a presser in Hargeisa where he informed that security personnel are holding nine persons in connection with …

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Hargeisa Residents Salvage Corruptly Acquired Public School Land

Hargiesa (The Horn)- Citizens of Somaliland are slowly rising against the prevalent corruptly wanton acquisition of public property Angry residents of Hargeisa destroyed irons sheets and buildings materials meant to develop by a local tycoon part of land belonging to Sheikh Ali Osman School popularly known as RIIS. The irate …

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Lion Bites Irresponsible Zookeeper in Hargeisa 

Hargeisa (The Horn)- A zookeeper is nursing light injurious received from a lion bite at the Waran’ade Lion den in Hargeisa According to the zoo owner, Abdiqani Ali Mohamed Waran’ade the injured staffer was imkidiately taken to hospital for treatment of which he is properly responding to. In an interview …

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Turkish military base in Somalia: Risks and opportunities

As a projection of its expanded geopolitical and economic presence in East Africa, Turkey will open its largest overseas military training camp in the Somali capital Mogadishu in September. It will be the first of its kind for the Somali national army, which is being restructured. Construction began in March …

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Somaliland: Two Succumb to People Eating Hyena

Hargeisa (Horn)-  A man eating hyena is terrorizing Residents of villages in west Hargeisa. According to reports the marauding hyena has so far killed a two year old baby girl and an aged man in the the villages of  Abdi Geedi in the west of Hargeisa. The baby girl was …

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Commentating 2 Centruries of Deciphered Rosetta Stone

On the 27 September in 1822, Jean-François Champollion announced he has deciphered the Rosetta Stone which had been discovered in 1799. Study of the decree was already under way when the first full translation of the Greek text appeared in 1803. The transliteration of the two Egyptian scripts came twenty …

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