Somaliland Coast Guard Officers

EUCAP Nestor Trains Somaliland Coast Guard Officers

The European Union maritime capacity building mission EUCAP Nestor has completed a two month long training course for Somaliland Coast Guard personnel. The two month Mentoring, Teaching and Training programme for thirty young officers of the Somaliland Coast Guard in Berbera from Hargeisa, Berbera and...
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The young educated candidate hopes to have a positive influence if he is elected where he says his educational background has given him the experience and ability to initiate and deliver change.

SOMALILAND: Saed Yusuf Aar to Run for the Upcoming Parliamentary Elections under Kulmiye Ticket

By Abdirisak Itaqile Hargeisa, (Somaliland Monitor) -Youth power in Somaliland’s House of Representatives has come to the fore with a young and educated Saed Yusuf Aar announcing his candidacy for the Marodijeh region parliamentary seat in the upcoming parliamentary elections next year. In a statement...
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Ibrahim mohamed mead

SOMALILAND: Siilanyo’s Leadership Crashed

To salvage Somaliland he must change his failed policy and people or be changed By Ibrahim M Mead Siilanyo’s Leadership crashed; they lost the trust of the people of Somaliland and that of the neighboring countries, where are they heading to? “Verily never will Allah change the condition of a people...
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Boarding a pirate vessel off the coast of Somalia. Photo: EU (File photo)

SOMALIA: Sustained Response to Somalia Piracy Requires Effective State Governance – UN Political Chief

While noting the progress made to combat piracy off the coast of Somalia, the United Nations political chief today said that a sustained long-term solution must include the presence of effective Government and State institutions that provide basic services and alternative ways for people to make a living. Briefing...
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Yusuf Deyr, Edmonton, Canada

SOMALILAND: The Last Song of Mr. Silanyo

By Yusuf Deyr To get a break from the depressing and stressful writing of the political hiccups of Mr. Silanyo and his rubbish regime. I took refuge in reading romantic episode in life and love, as a stress – relief and as a pain- killer. I borrowed a love novel book written by Mr. Nicholas Sparks...
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Attack at Canadian Parliament

Attack At Canadian Parliament; Soldier Dead, Gunman Killed-(Video)

Toronto, (Al Jazeera) -A soldier has died after being shot at the National War Memorial in Ottawa, with a gunman later killed by guards after he rushed into the nearby national Parliament compex. Ottawa police confirmed the two deaths Wednesday afternoon, adding that the situation was still “ongoing”. The...
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somalia exploitation

SOMALIA: Foreign Companies and Front Line Countries Exploiting Somalia’s Failed State

By Ahmed-Yassin Mohammed Soyan and Ahmed Abdi Somalia’s two neighboring head of states’ utterance damped international community’s speculations that Kenya and Ethiopia want a peaceful neighbor of Somalia at this critical time. ” We worked your destruction before, but we are the...
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al shabab stone man to death

SOMALIA: Al Shabaab Says Stones Man To Death for Rape

By Feisal Omar and Abdi Sheikh Somalia’s al Shabaab militants said on Wednesday they had stoned an 18-year-old man to death for raping a woman at gunpoint in one of their strongholds in the southern Lower Shabelle region. The group, which pledges loyalty to al Qaeda, has been losing territory in...
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Somali Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed and Puntland President Abdiweli Mohamed Ali sign the agreement: Photo: UNSOM

ANALYSIS: The State of State-Building in Somalia

By Anthony Morland Nairobi, (IRIN) – A fence-mending deal signed this month by Somalia and Puntland has variously been hailed as a blueprint for stability and state-building in the wake of decades of civil war, and dismissed as a recipe for renewed inter-clan violence. The 14 October agreement...
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Abdirahman Mohamed Dirye

Somaliland’s Oil Security Impact: Are the Risks of Mining Exaggerated over Economic Benefits?

By Abdirahman Mohamed Dirye Unlike the Arabian Oil of which led hash Arabia to become highest income per capita, African oil so far with notable exception of Angola has been exploited by few people in power at the best and destabilized certain African countries at the worst like Nigeria and The Sudan...
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