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 “Somalia should disengage from fueling fire in Somaliland”

Dr. Sa’ad Ali Shire Hargeisa (The Horn)- The government of Somaliland has accepted the call by the international community concerning the war between Somaliland  and Puntland in Tukaraq town. The international community had issued a stern warning to the Puntland militia to stop the constant attack on Somaliland. The minister …

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“Whoever Attacks Somaliland Will Suffer a Heavy Loss”

Mr. Faisal Ali Warabe Hargeisa (The Horn)- The party of justice and development boss Mr.Faisal Ali Warabe has spoken about has spoken abou8t the war between Puntland and Somaliland in Tukaraq. He said that whoever tries to attack Somaliland will never succeed. The opposition called on the people of Somaliland …

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Ethiopian Consul General delivers a speech at Somaliland’s 27th National Day Anniversary Dinner hosted by President Muse Bihi Abdi

The Ethiopian Consul General, Berhe Tesfay(B/General), attends dinner Hosted by the President of Somaliland H.E Muse Bihi Abdi at the presidential palace, on  18th May  2018. In his remarks, the Consul General extended his sincere congratulations to the people and government of Somaliland up on the occasion of the anniversary. …

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Hargeisa Water Agency Increase the Price of Precious Commodity

Hargeisa (The Horn)- Hargeisa water agency has increased the cost of water by 52%. Many households used  to pay their water bills at Hargeisa water agency headquarters were shocked to hear that 1 meter cube  which usually costs 9500 Somaliland Shillings was now 14500 shillings. Even though many Somaliland families hardly receive …

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“Colonial agreements governing Nile waters can’t stop Ethiopia”

Former ethipian PM Former Ethiopian prime minister, Hailemariam Desalegn has blamed the archaic colonial agreements over the use of the Nile waters for the prevailing stalemate his country has with Egypt. Egypt and Ethiopia are at loggerheads over the construction of the Grand Renaissance Dam, a $4 billion-hydroelectric project that …

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Somalia, US and UAE relations telltale of suspicions

In February this year, Somali judge Abdulqawi Ahmed Yusuf was elected the president of the International Court of Justice (ICJ). A few weeks later, the US fired its Secretary of State Rex Tillerson while he was on a tour of East Africa. This also came as the Somali parliament banned …

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UK will review their travel advice on Somaliland

Hargeisa(Horn)-“The Foreign and Commonwealth Office’s travel advice is clear that the British Embassy in Mogadishu is unable to provide consular assistance in Somalia, including in Hargeisa. However, we keep this decision under review.” This was stated Ms. Harriett Baldwin, UK’s Minister of State (Department for International Development). MP Stephen Doughty …

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Somaliland Has Sentenced Abwan Nacima Qorane

Hargeisa regional court has sentenced a young poet to three years in jail. Nacima Qorane was found guilty of bringing the state into contempt by advocating for Somaliland to reunite with Somalia. Pressure groups in Somaliland said Ms Qorane’s basic human rights have been violated. Ms Qorane was arrested in …

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Somaliland’s location is its wealth, says president

Hargiesa  “We are seeking to exploit what belongs to us: our natural resources,” said Muse Bihi Abdi, the President of Somaliland, a self-declared independent republic in the Horn of Africa. “And we are trying to make massive use of our strategic location.” Abdi, who was elected president in November 2017, …

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Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia fail to agree on Nile dispute

The foreign ministers of Sudan, Egypt, and Ethiopia have failed to reach an agreement in the lingering dispute over Ethiopia’s massive dam on the Blue Nile, ministers said on Friday. Egypt is concerned that the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam will drastically impact its own share of water from the Nile, …

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Foreign Affairs DG Axed in Major Administration Reshuffle

The president of Somaliland Musa Behi Abdi has effected major changes in his administration more so as pertains a number of Ministry’s Director Generals whom were fired and replaced immediately. Changes contained in the presidential decree # JSL/XM/WM/222-70/042018 also touches on the diplomatic corps as well as regional administration The president who justified his …

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Government Printing Press Employees Owe 3 Months Salary Arrears

The government printing press employees have not received a dime for the past three months. The Horn newspapers received the information from the managing director of the government printer Mr. Said Salah Shire. The managing director revealed that most printing work which the government printer used to do have been taken …

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