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Somaliland:The only nation on Earth where the main opposition party works against elections taking place

By:Mohammed Dahir Ahmed Normally opposition parties are the once whom nurtures and fights for democracy especially elections all over the world, since they are selling a ticket of change to the electorate. However the situation is different here in Somaliland.  Currently the main opposition party WADDANI...

Somaliland:Innovate Ventures Re-Runs Successful Tech Accelerator for Somali Start-ups

Hargeisa, Somaliland - 19thApril, 2017- Innovate Ventures isrunning for a second year their highly successful tech start-up accelerator – The Innovate Accelerator. Launched in partnership with VC4A, Telesom and Oxfam as part of Work in Progress! project, Innovate Accelerator saw over 180 applications submitted...

Somaliland:FM Meets with European Union Ambassador discuss about the elections and the severe drought

Horndiplomat- The Foreign Minister Dr.Sa'ad Ali Shire met with the European Union Ambassador Amb.Veronique Lorenzo who is visiting Somaliland to discuss about the elections  and the severe drought. The EU is very much concerned about the drought that has affected over 1.5 million people...

The Horn of Africa’s Growing Importance to the U.A.E.

By Eleonora Ardemagni The Horn of Africa is currently playing a pivotal role in the U.A.E.’s security interests at a time of international uncertainty, regional conflicts, and demanding domestic transformations. The U.A.E. is expanding its foothold in the region, with Eritrea to host its first...

Somaliland: ‘Things are worse now than two months ago’

The Governor of Somaliland’s drought-ravaged eastern province of Togdheer stood calmly against a backdrop of flimsy shelters created out of thorn bushes and scraps of plastic and torn cloth that had sprung up in the two months that I’d last been in the villages...

A nation that doesn’t officially exist: on Somaliland’s campaign to build a national library in Hargeisa

For seven years now, there’s been a fundraising campaign underway to build a new national library in a nation that doesn’t officially exist. Since 2010, the Somali diaspora have been sending money, to pay for construction of the new building in the capital, Hargeisa. In...

UAE ship carrying more than 4,000 tonnes of aid leaves for Somaliland

ABU DHABI // A ship carrying 4,259 tonnes of aid left the UAE for Somalia on Tuesday. The Dh10.3 million in aid from the Emirates Red Crescent includes 3,819 tonnes of food, 356 tonnes of water, 23 tonnes of tents and mattresses, and 51 tonnes...

Turkish foundation sends aid to drought-hit Somaliland

Turkey Diyanet Foundation hopes to reach 18,000 families in drought-stricken African countries By Ugur Cil ANKARA A Turkish foundation has sent packages of essential food aid to thousands of drought-stricken residents of Somalia. The Turkey Diyanet Foundation, a group affiliated to the state Religious Affairs Directorate, has handed...

Cheetah Cubs Rescued from Illegal Wildlife Trade in Somaliland

WASHINGTON, April 24, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nine cheetah cubs and one sub-adult were confiscated from illegal wildlife traders by the Somaliland Ministry of Environment and Rural Development (MoERD) with assistance from Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF) in El Sheik and Wajel, respectively, on 19 April. The...

UAE Sents medical team in Somaliland for free medical service delivery

Horndiplomat- The government of the united arab emirates sents to Somaliland 18 doctors and nurses that implemented for free medical service delivery over droughts affect people in  Somaliland . The somaliland mission in UAE Said the press statement the Emirites medical team arrives in Somaliland...