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April, 2018

  • 16 April

    “Am Not Aware of Plans for Russian Military Base in Somaliland”

    Somaliland’s Foreign Minister Dr. Saad Ali Shire Hargiesa (The Horn)- The government of Somaliland has denied that plans are afoot for establishment of a Russian Military Base in the western port town of Sayla. This denial was made by the foreign minister Dr Saad Ali during an interview with Geeska …

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  • 16 April

    “It is Not Legally Binding for Musa Behi to Relinquish Kulmiye Party Leadership”

    MP Rayte Hargeisa (The Horn)- Immediately he assumed the Somaliland  presidency in Mid 2010 former President Ahmed Mahmud Silanyo handed over the Kulmiye party chairmanship to his deputy Musa Behi Abdi. That move facilitated the candidacy of Musa Behi on Kulmiye party ticket that led to his election as Somaliland …

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  • 16 April

    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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  • 14 April

    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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  • 14 April

    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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  • 2 April

    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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  • 2 April

    Somalia’s ambassador to the UN Slams UNSOM Representatives Reports as Malicious

    The federal government of Somalia envoy at the UN headquarters in New York H.E Abubakar Osman has condemned the UNSOM reps in Somalia of sowing discord in his country; by writing malicious reports that are not factual. The envoy claims that the false information is causing political disunity in the volatile nation. Ambassador Abubakar …

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  • 2 April

    Opposition National Party (Wadani) Confirms the Hijack of Management of Somaliland Airspace by the Somalia

    The chairman of the central committee of opposition National Party   (Wadani) Mr.Osman Afgaab Noor and his compatriot the deputy Secretary General of Wadani Mr.Jamal Jama Hamud have voiced their concerns about   the country’s affairs. They spoke to the Horn Newspaper about many issues affecting the country. First to talk was deputy secretary …

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  • 2 April

    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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March, 2018

  • 26 March

    A Scary Future Shock On The Horizon

    Yusuf Deyr For me, Islam is my faith, Somaliland is first, and the philosophy of my party is justice to all. Appeasement to none. I am for truth, no matter who tells it. I am for justice, no matter who it’s for or against. I have not changed; I am …

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