Friday, September 30, 2022
Shortly after a fire destroyed the biggest market in this independence-minded region of Somalia, a senior Chinese diplomat asked permission to visit to pay his respects. Fei Shengchao, Beijing’s ambassador to Somalia, told Somaliland authorities he wanted to discuss how...
SOMALILAND REPUBLIC LOCATION Somaliland is located in the Horn of Africa. It lies between the 08°00′ – 11°30′ parallel North of the Equator (Latitudes) and between 42°30′ – 49°00′ Meridian East of Greenwich (Longitudes). It is bordered by the Red...
By Abukar Arman In countries such as the U.S., there is an unwritten theory in a police investigation that assumes whenever a neighborhood robbery occurs, it was done by someone who not only had the motive to commit that crime...
By Abdullahi Ali Hassan The newly elected president of the Somali Federal Government of Somalia, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud attended the 22nd East African Community (EAC) summit held, on 21tst – 23rd   July 2022, in Arusha Tanzania, to renew an application of membership to the EAC...
PROOF THAT SOMALILAND RECOGNITION IS A RIGHT, NOT A REQUEST Somaliland Republic is not breakaway or secessionist as the foes of its independence falsely claim. If Nyanza Province of Kenya or Arusha Region of Tanzania or Puntland province of Somalia...
By Abdirahman Yusuf Ali Somalia is continually facing a host of challenges as it struggles to emerge from years of internal turmoil and misrule. Despite concerted efforts by local and international actors, the country still finds itself in a rut...
By Marleen Renders and Ulf Terlinden ABSTRACT This article investigates the negotiation of statehood in Somaliland, a non-recognized de facto state which emerged from Somalia’s conflict and state collapse. The negotiation process centers on the continuing transformation of a hybrid political order,...
The self-declared autonomous state of Somaliland in the Horn of Africa is a practical demonstration of building a state from the bottom-up. It is also a demonstration of the benefits and limitations of outsider influence in domestic economies. Over...
By Yousef Timacade Prices for food, essential services, and other commodities have recently skyrocketed due to a decline in market supply. The prolonged drought, which has ravaged the country from east to west and harmed livestock output and agriculture, is to...
By Yousef Timacade On August 25, 2018, the president has passed the House of Representatives' Rape and Sexual Offenses Act 78/2018. The act, which was passed for the first time in Somaliland, aims to reduce the nation's rape rate against women...