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Dahabshiil Group constructs emergency wing for Buhoodle Central Hospital

Dahabshiil Group constructs emergency wing for Buhoodle Central Hospital
By M.A. Egge The Dahabshiil Group has laid the foundation stone for the new building the emergency department to be added to the Buhoodle district hospital. The new building was funded by Dahabshiil...

Somaliland defies foreign meddling on sea deal

Somaliland Minister of Information, Culture and National Guidance Ali Mohamed Hassan (Ali Marehaan)
Somaliland vowed to continue defying and counter-fighting the ongoing smear campaign by what it calls ‘ arch and historical enemies’ to fracture the glowing ties between Addis Ababa and Hargeisa. The all-weather Comradery between the two neighbors...

Somaliland : Unprecedented mass Holy Quran recitation held in Hargeisa

Unprecedented mass Holy Quran recitation held in Hargeisa photo by fodhadhimedia
By M.A. Egge Somaliland Minister of Education Ahmed Adan Buuhane and Minister of Religion and Endowment Sheikh Mohamed Haji Adan Elmi were part of the dignitaries who graced the unprecedented occasion where a mass recitation of the whole of...

Kenya gets mandate to help in piracy fight

European Union Ambassador Henriette Geiger addresses the press at the end of bilateral training between European Naval Force, Kenya Navy and the Kenya Coast Guard Service personnel on May 23, 2024. PHOTO | WACHIRA MWANGI | NMG
By: The EasternAfrican The United States and the European Union (EU) have intensified the fight against increasing militant groups in the high seas, with Kenya picked as the second country, after Seychelles, to accept and prosecute suspects...

Somaliland president says contentious Ethiopia deal can deter Red Sea assaults

Muse Bihi Abdi: ‘Ethiopia will build a naval military base and have commercial ships and in exchange Ethiopia will give us recognition’ © Media Department of the Presidency of Somaliland
By:  The Financial Times The contentious deal that Somaliland has struck with Ethiopia to lease a strip of land near the entrance to the Red Sea would help “secure freedom of navigation” for international shipping that has...

500 Somali pilgrims arrive in Mecca to begin Hajj journey

The initial batch of Somali pilgrims reached the sacred city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia, preparing for the upcoming annual Hajj pilgrimage next month. Photo/ MERA
By Yunis Dekow | Eastleighvoice On Thursday, 500 pilgrims touched down in Saudi Arabia, with 11,000 Somalis anticipated to participate in this year's pilgrimage to Mecca. The first group of Somali pilgrims...

Sudan: Tens of thousands flee to countries affected by conflict and violence, creating a complicated humanitarian situation

Around 60% of the more than 100,000 inhabitants fled on Thursday, according to the Coordinating Committee for Refugees and Displaced People. (Reuters/Zohra Bensemra/File Photo)
By: ICRC Geneva (ICRC) – An estimated 100,000 people fleeing increased violence in Sudan are already seeking safety in neighboring countries including the Central African Republic, South Sudan, Egypt, Ethiopia and Chad. This includes refugees who were...

Ethiopia Upgrades Its Consular In Hargeisa to fully fledged embassy, confirms Minister Ali Hassan

Somaliland Minister of Information, Culture and National Guidance Ali Mohamed Hassan (Ali Marehaan)
By M.A. Egge Somaliland government has once again reiterated that the implementation of the Somaliland-Ethiopia MoU signed between the two countries on the first day of the first month of this year by the leaders of both...

Somaliland President assures the world that the Republic of Somaliland is here to stay

Somaliland President Muse Bihi Abdi
By M.A. Egge The President of the Republic of Somaliland Musa Bihi Abdi has reiterated the fact that the MoU envisaged to earn Somaliland its obligated recognition that was mutually entered with the neighboring country of Ethiopia...

33 years have passed since Somaliland reclaimed its independence from Somalia

By: Abdirahman Abdillahi Jibril (Awliyo) May is one of the most important months for Somaliland, it is the month when Somaliland regained its independence from Somalia. Historically Somaliland’s independence goes back to June 26th 1960 when the...