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Turkey: Erdogan’s Party Loses Istanbul Election

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Turkey: Erdogan’s Party Loses Istanbul Election

Istanbul (SLpost)- Turkey’s ruling party has lost control of Istanbul after a re-run of the city’s mayoral election, latest results show.   The candidate for the main opposition party, Ekrem Imamoglu, won 54% of the vote with nearly all ballots counted. He won a surprise victory in March which was annulled after the ruling AK […]

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Ethiopia army chief shot dead in coup attacks

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Ethiopia army chief shot dead in coup attacks

The chief of staff of the Ethiopian army, Gen Seare Mekonnen, has been shot dead by his own bodyguard in the capital, Addis Ababa.   He and another officer died trying to prevent a coup attempt against the administration in Ethiopia’s northern Amhara region, PM Abiy Ahmed said.     In Amhara itself, regional governor […]

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Somaliland: A Banking and Financial Conference Held In Hargeisa

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Somaliland: A Banking and Financial Conference Held In Hargeisa

Hargeysa (SLpost)- The President of Somaliland, Muse Bihi Abdi, opened a two day banking and financial conference in Hargeisa.   The conference which was jointly organized by the Somaliland Central Bank and the Finance ministry was convened to discuss the relationship between the public and private sectors of Somaliland’s economic arena.     Speaking to […]

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Somaliland: Abdimalik Coldoon Case Begins At Hargeisa Court

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Somaliland: Abdimalik Coldoon Case Begins At Hargeisa Court

The case against reporter, Abdimalik Coldoon has began at the Marodi Jeh Regional Court in Hargeisa.   Reporter Coldoon who has been in remand for nearly two months is accused of writing articles that defame the Republic of Somaliland and it’s institutions, including the office of the President.   This is not the first time […]

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Somaliland: Representative Dhakool Released On Presidential Amnesty

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Somaliland: Representative Dhakool Released On Presidential Amnesty

Somaliland member of parliament, Ahmed Mohamed Dhakool has been released after more than forty days in custody. The representative was arrested on charges of sedition and making statements that were consider “incitement and unconstitutional”.   The representative made these comment prior to the 28th anniversary of Somaliland’s reclamation of sovereignty, in which he stated “18th […]

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Drought in Somalia and Somaliland:  Lives Teetering on the Edge

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Drought in Somalia and Somaliland:  Lives Teetering on the Edge

Hargeisa (SLpost)- At least 12 organizations operating in Somaliland and Somalia who are as whole under the name NEXUS, have released a report about the drought hit in parts of the the Somali regions and the growing number of drought-hit and displaced population.   Below is the report released by Nexus:   “Failing and intermittent […]

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NAGAAD Participates a global campaign to advocate for a world free of GBV for the next generation of children launches across Africa

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NAGAAD Participates a global campaign to advocate for a world free of GBV for the next generation of children launches across Africa

A global campaign to advocate for a world free of GBV for the next generation of children launches across Africa on the “Day of the African Child” As part of the commemoration of Day of African Child, this year, a global social media campaign has launched across Africa to advocate for a world free of […]

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Burao Is For All

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Burao Is For All

Burao is the second capital as well as the second biggest city.   It is inhabited by many Somaliland tribes. The announced conference by Osman Buurmadow invites only Habar-Jeclo and Habaryoonis. It seems politically suspicious. If all tribes of Togdheer Region are invited for the development of the region, it should be welcome by all. […]

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DAHABSHIIL CEO: Brexit won’t affect our operations

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DAHABSHIIL CEO: Brexit won’t affect our operations

Mr. Abdirashid Mohamed Said Dualeh, the CEO of Dahabshiil group of companies speaking in an interview with BBC Somali language service expressed his thoughts on the recent statement made by President Trump during his meeting with British PM Theresa May, in which he promised a “phenomenal” trade deal after the UK leaves the European.   […]

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PART 2 – Response To Somaliland Chronicle’s dirty Smear Campaign Against BOODHARI MILLS

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PART 2 – Response To Somaliland Chronicle’s dirty Smear Campaign Against BOODHARI MILLS

Somaliland Chronicle’s investigative analysis and viability litmus test were three main points. Commodity markets (freight rates), investor protection and conflict of interest with public figures. The discussion will be limited to the chosen theme by the news website. No new tools will be used except those chosen by

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