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Somaliland’s independence bid boosted by geo-strategic shakeup

Somaliland’s independence bid boosted by geo-strategic shakeup

In Hargeisa, Somaliland’s booming capital city, the government is daring to dream: could the territory be on the brink of receiving their first official recognition as a sovereign entity? The worse relations get between Abu Dhabi and Mogadishu — and they are deteriorating further by the week — the more likely that seems. And where the

Ethiopia acquires 19 percent stake to Join Somaliland & DP World Berbera Port Venture

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Ethiopia acquires 19 percent stake to Join Somaliland & DP World Berbera Port Venture

“Ethiopian participation in the development of port of Berbera and the Berbera Corridor will help bring increased economic development and opportunity to the people of Somaliland.” – Ethiopian Transport Minister DUBAI – Ethiopia has acquired a 19 per cent stake in the Port of Berbera in Somaliland following an agreement with DP World and the […]

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ITFC, Afreximbank join Efforts to Support African Trade with $100 Million and €50 Million Murabaha Partnership Agreements

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ITFC, Afreximbank join Efforts to Support African Trade with $100 Million and €50 Million Murabaha Partnership Agreements

DUBAI, UAE, December 24, 2017 (SLpost)- The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), member of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group, and the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) (www.Afreximbank.com), a multilateral financial institution established by African governments and institutional investors, have signed a US$100-Million agreement and a EUR 50-Million Murabaha agreement with the aim of facilitating […]

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The international community should stop treating Somaliland as a laboratory experiment

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The international community should stop treating Somaliland as a laboratory experiment

In the grand scheme of things the heated words or actions of politicians before and after Somaliland’s Presidential Election will soon begotten. What will be remembered will be the remarkable spirit of unity that existed throughout the campaign. Somalilanders have embraced demographic debate with considerable gusto, and have largely enjoyed all the razzmatazz that has […]

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Somaliland: Ten Years of International Book Fair

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Somaliland: Ten Years of International Book Fair

When Jama Muse Jama announced ten years ago that he is holding a Book Fair in Hargeisa. I vividly remember people talking about it and each one giving a different explanation about what the book fair would be. Some said he was selling books, some assumed books would be distributed to people for free, others […]

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SOMALILAND vs SOMALIA: As the U.S. gets more involved in Mogadishu, beware these three fallacies (Analysis by Washingtonpost)

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SOMALILAND vs SOMALIA: As the U.S. gets more involved in Mogadishu, beware these three fallacies (Analysis by Washingtonpost)

The United States is getting more involved in Somalia, the nation in the Horn of Africa that has been wrestling with violent conflict and political instability for nearly three decades. Since June, the United States has conducted multiple military operations against al-Shabab militants in the country, pledged $126 million in humanitarian assistance, and announced plans to reestablish  permanent […]

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Dahabshiil CEO Glad Somalia Internet Outage Ends

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Dahabshiil CEO Glad Somalia Internet Outage Ends

Mogadishu (SLpost)- Somalia’s internet has returned after an outage of more than three weeks cost the Horn of Africa nation about $10 million a day, authorities in the capital, Mogadishu said as quoted by online media outlets on Monday. Hormuud Telecom, the country’s largest telecom company, announced the restoration of service in a message to […]

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WorldRemit launches with Android Pay to offer mobile-to-mobile transfers to the world’s unbanked (PRESS RELEASE)

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WorldRemit launches with Android Pay to offer mobile-to-mobile transfers to the world’s unbanked (PRESS RELEASE)

The integration will enable Android Pay users to send money +112 million mobile money accounts accessible via WorldRemit LONDON (SLpost) – WorldRemit, the leading digital money transfer service has added Android Pay to its service, offering a new way for WorldRemit’s Android Pay users to send money internationally and reach millions using mobile money accounts. […]

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SOMALILAND: Presidential Condolences regarding London Terror Attack on Saturday night, 3rd of June 2017

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SOMALILAND: Presidential Condolences regarding London Terror Attack on Saturday night, 3rd of June 2017

The President of Republic of Somaliland; H.E. Ahmed Mohamed (Silanyo) In The Name of ALLAH the Most Merciful Most Magnificent; The terror attack in London on Saturday, 3rd of June 2017 was shocking and heartbreaking. The President of the Republic of Somaliland H.E. Ahmed Mohamed (Silanyo), his government members and the people of Somaliland are […]

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More on the President’s Biography by Ali Ege

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More on the President’s Biography by Ali Ege

Ali Ege, Toronto, May 31, 2017 The short synopsis, so-called biography, written for purposes of counteracting falsehoods, as they claim, put forth by non-other than the office of the President, does not do service to the legacy of the President. He has done a lot more than the short incomprehensible pipsqueak narrative of your few […]

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