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Somaliland deports Fethullah-linked organisation

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Somaliland deports Fethullah-linked organisation

Maarif Foundation, which was established by Turkey after the failed coup, was handed the management of FETÖ-linked schools in Somaliland The government of the Republic of Somaliland has recently deported an organization owned by Turkey’s Fethullah Gulen who has been accused of backing the failed coup in Turkey in 2016. Turkey’s Ambassador in Mogadishu, Mehmet Yılmaz, […]

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Abdikarim Mohamed Eid, CEO of TELESOM, wins AfricaCom CXO of the Year

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Abdikarim Mohamed Eid, CEO of TELESOM, wins AfricaCom CXO of the Year

Cape Town (SLpost)- The CEO of Somaliland’s leading Telecom Company, TELESOM, Abdikarim Mohamed Eid, has won and was Acknowledged as AfricaCom CXO of the Year which is a part of multiple awards that recognises achievements of the best companies, solutions, products and personalities. The AfricaCom Awards show, supported by Founding Awards Sponsor, PCCW Global, was a colourful […]

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Somaliland: UAE Milatary Base to open by June

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Somaliland: UAE Milatary Base to open by June

A United Arab Emirates military base in the self-declared republic of Somaliland will begin operating by June and include a coastal-surveillance system, according to a diplomat involved in talks for the facility. The U.A.E. is growing its military presence in the Horn of Africa to help protect trade flows through the Bab el-Mandeb strait, a […]

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Communiqué of the High Level International Conference ‘Somaliland’s Achievements and Challenges Ahead 27 Years Later’

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Communiqué of the High Level International Conference ‘Somaliland’s Achievements and Challenges Ahead 27 Years Later’

Preamble On 10-11 October 2018, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Republic of Somaliland hosted a high-level international conference on the theme ‘Somaliland’s Achievements and Challenges Ahead 27 Years Later.’   The conference, the first of its kind to be held in Somaliland, aimed to take stock of how far Somaliland […]

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Groundbreaking Ceremony marks start of work at DP World Berbera in Somaliland

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Groundbreaking Ceremony marks start of work at DP World Berbera in Somaliland

The first phase will consist of building a 400-metre quay and 250,000 square metre yard extension as well as the development of a free zone to create a new regional trading hub DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, October 11, 2018/ — Construction work on the development of the multi-purpose Berbera port in the Republic of Somaliland […]

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“The expansion of Berbera Port provides Somaliland with an opportunity to play an important role in the regional economic integration.” President Muse Bihi Abdi

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“The expansion of Berbera Port provides Somaliland with an opportunity to play an important role in the regional economic integration.” President Muse Bihi Abdi

Hargeisa (SLpost)- Somaliland president Muse Bihi Abdi has today unveiled an International Conference on ‘Somaliland Acheivements and Challenges Ahead after 27 years’, which is held at Grand Haddi Hotel in Hargeisa. The conference which will last in two days is aimed at showcasing Somaliland’s achievements over the last 27 years and chart its path for […]

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Somaliand: Six African finalists selected by Arsenal FC and WorldRemit for new “Future Stars” youth coaching programme

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Somaliand: Six African finalists selected by Arsenal FC and WorldRemit for new “Future Stars” youth coaching programme

A public vote will determine the coach who will train with Arsenal Soccer Schools in London LONDON, United Kingdom, September 27, 2018/ — A panel of judges from Arsenal Football Club (www.Arsenal.com) and its official online money transfer partner, WorldRemit (www.WorldRemit.com), have selected six coaches from across Africa as finalists in their new Future Stars coaching progamme. […]

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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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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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