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Yours Truly, Dahabshiil

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Yours Truly, Dahabshiil

There are periods in time that all the delight is yours. This does not come by accident, though. Such delights are the creation of people by virtue of talents and gifts Allah has bestowed on them. For me, Dahabshiil founders are at the very top of this niche’. For reasons that I cannot truly define now, I […]

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How Djibouti is about to loose its port to China

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How Djibouti is about to loose its port to China

One such African country that is exhibiting all the red flag signals of going Sri Lankan and now Zambian way is Djibouti BEIJING, China, September 13, 2018/ — Beijing’s cumulative loans to Africa since 2000 amounted to $124-billion by 2016, according to figures compiled by the China-Africa Research Initiative (CARI), as published by the famous […]

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A Blueprint for Africa’s Future Cities

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A Blueprint for Africa’s Future Cities

Mauritius’ forward-thinking and nimble policies have resulted in the island nation riding the wave to the centre of investment and development in Africa JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, September 13, 2018/ — Firmly established as Africa’s most progressive business orientated jurisdiction, Mauritius’ forward-thinking and nimble policies have resulted in the island nation riding the wave to the […]

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APO Group launches enhanced press release monitoring service for Africa and the Middle East

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APO Group launches enhanced press release monitoring service for Africa and the Middle East

New features include advanced PR value metrics, a detailed summary page and extra information about the websites covering each press release – making APO Group’s monitoring reports the most sophisticated and comprehensive on the market LAUSANNE, Switzerland, September 10, 2018/ — APO Group (www.apo-opa.com), the leading media relations consultancy for Africa and the Middle East, […]

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Ethiopia: Nine arrested for Addis Ababa Explosion, injury number increased to 165

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Ethiopia: Nine arrested for Addis Ababa Explosion, injury number increased to 165

‘African leaders including President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, President of Somaliland Muse Bihi Abdi and President Mohamed Farmaajo of Somalia, also expressed their condolences.’ Addis Ababa (SLpost)- Authorities in Ethiopia say they are treating the incident as an assassination attempt, and have arrested nine people in connection with it, according to the Addis Standard. Among […]

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Somaliland’s independence bid boosted by geo-strategic shakeup

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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

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How Bebera has transformed through the years?

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How Bebera has transformed through the years?

I went for a short working visit to the coastal city of Berbera, which I had to go to during school holidays. Again,   I obtained opportunity to peregrinate to this city conventionally between the years of 1995-2006 from COOPI international NGO to whom I worked for had a main office in Borama and sub office […]

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Somali Unity: A Failed Experiment

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Somali Unity: A Failed Experiment

“Don’t think of it as a failure, think of it as a designing experiments through which you are going to learn” – Tim Brown, CEO, IDEO. 58 years ago, Somaliland has taken its long waited and struggled independence from the Colony of the United Kingdom. Within four days they sacrificed without any pre-agreed conditions to […]

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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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President Bihi Pledges Free Learning Materials for Students at Public Schools

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President Bihi Pledges Free Learning Materials for Students at Public Schools

Following the commemoration of Somaliland Youth Day, the incumbent president of the Republic of Somaliland H.E. Muse Bihi Abdi addressed the nation in a wide range of issues pertaining the role of youth on the development, comprehensive plans for his government, combating against corruption improving the education of Somaliland.   In his speech, president Bihi […]

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