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October, 2017

  • 17 October

    “If Elected President My Family will not Participate in the Administration”Irro

    Irro Pledges a Nepotism Free Somaliland Administration if Elected  President Hargeisa (The Horn)- Contrary to prevalent norms no member of the president shall be involved with government affairs if Opposition Wadani Party wins in the November Somaliland presidential elections. This pledge was made by Abdirahman Mohamed Abdillahi ‘Irro’ who aspiring …

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  • 17 October

    MP Nana’a Banned from Entry to the Presidency after Decamping Kulmiye Party

    Hargeisa (The Horn)- Formerly at his beck and call, the Somaliland presidency in Hargeisa is out of bounds to Member of Parliament Ahmed Mohamed Diriye ‘Nana’a. This follows instructions issued to the presidential guards not to allow the MP entry, sources close to the palace informed Geeska Afrika The turnabout …

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  • 17 October

    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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  • 17 October

    Somaliland Frankincense and Livestock Sectors Challenges and opportunities in the 21st Century

    Hargeisa(-The Horn)-  stakeholders are in concurrence that Somaliland needs to be fully prepared to meet and sustain livelihood needs from within rather than externally. This was the outcome of conference discussing available opportunities and challenges facing the Somaliland Frankincense,  Livestock, agriculture and other sectors Sectors in the 21st Century The …

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  • 17 October

    Somaliland shifts from Oral to Written based Quest for Recognition

    Hargeisa(The Horn)- The quest of recognition that has mostly relied on oral persuasion is to change tack This was revealed by the minister of foreign affairs Dr Saad Ali Shire during launch of books detailing the history of Somaliland as well as its legal and humanitarian cases for recognition held …

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  • 13 October

    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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  • 13 October

    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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  • 4 October

    Somaliland Denies Displacing Ethiopians of Oromo Ethnicity in their Thousands

    Hargeisa (Horn)- Neither the government nor people of Somaliland have at any time ever participated in acts discriminatory to Ethiopians of Oromo Ethnicity. This was stated by Somaliland minister of foreign affairs in reaction to allegations made by the Ethiopian federal authorities  to the effect that, the government in Hargeisa …

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  • 4 October

    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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  • 4 October

    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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