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China’s state broadcaster accidentally recognized the breakaway state of Somaliland

Hargaysa 20. February 2017 (SDN/QJ):-When a car bomb ripped through a market in Mogadishu on Sunday, killing at least 30 people, China’s state broadcaster in Africa, quickly covered the story. But CGTN, the newly rebranded international version of CCTV, made one notable mistake. A map shown by CGTN Africa showed Somaliland, a breakaway region in […]

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Prime Minister  welcomes the decision of the International Court of Justice concerning the Somalia  and  Kenya case on Maritime Delimitation

Muqdisho 02. February 2017 (SDN/QJ):-The Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Somalia H.E. Omar A. A. Sharmarke welcomes the resolution of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) concerning the Somalia V. Kenya Maritime Delimitation in the Indian Ocean.   “From the onset, we were confident that Somalia would win this case. Today, we celebrate […]

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“Somaliland Won’t be Dictated by the International Community” Said UCID Chairman

Hargaysa 31. January 2017 (SDN/QJ):- Chairman and Presidential candidate of Social and Welfare Party (UCID) Mr. Feisal Ali Warabe, in response to the warning by then International Community not to postpone ballot day said, “The president,3 political parties and the national Electoral Commission (NEC) have agreed to hold the presidential election on October 10,2017. Somaliland […]

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Chad’s foreign minister Moussa Faki Mahamat elected new AU Commission chairperson

Addis Ababa January 30/2017 Chad’s Foreign Minister Moussa Faki Mahamat is the next Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC) as he won the contest to take over the Chairmanship of the Commission today. Leaders of the African Union elected Moussa Faki Mahamat today for a heavily contested post from five candidates vying for the […]

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Local Somali Community Raises Concerns in a Listening Session

(ABC 6  News) — The race for governor is still a year away, but listening sessions have already started. The Somali community in Rochester gathered Saturday to speak with Rebecca Otto. “Rather than talking at people and telling them my ideas, I want to hear from Minnesotans around the state to know they’re hopes and […]

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Somalia: UNSOM Accused of Embezzling Funds Meant for Media

The United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) has been accused of embezzling Funds intended to help the media houses cover the ongoing elections in the country. A reliable sources told Radio Shabelles’s Mogadishu station that UNSOM has contracted a Kenyan media company named CAT to work on the Somali election coverage.

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Rapid Results Drought Response Plan Somalia 2016/17: Urgent action to change the course of people’s lives, January – June 2017

SUMMARY FAO seeks USD 26 million to deliver four key results that will change the course of 1.5 million people’s lives. Immediate cash relief Livestock preservation A better harvest – Gu 2017 Livelihood diversification FAO’s Rapid Results Drought Response Plan addresses the most time-sensitive needs of rural families across Somalia. In 2016, Somalia’s two main […]

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Somaliland house of elders discusses the country’s economic policy

Hargeysa 10, Diisembar, 2016-(SDN/QJ) :–Today’s session of the house of elders which has been chaired by the deputy speaker of the council Said Jama Ali has been discussed the national economic policy. The MPs have a very close views. Some of them suggested to promote the national agricultural policy and accelerate the farmers. On the […]

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Somaliland house of representatives approves the new minister of commerce and international investment

Hargeysa 10, Diisembar, 2016-(SDN/QJ) :–Today’s session of the House of Representatives which has been chaired by the deputy speaker of the council approves the new minister of commerce and international investment. The deputy speaker of the council Bashe Mohammed Farah officially announced the voting process for the news minister of commerce Omar Shu’ayb Mohamed. He […]

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The Somaliland ministries of information and health jointly spoke about a degrees they issued to prohibit medical advertisements

Hargeysa 10, Diisembar, 2016-(SDN/QJ) :–The ministries of information Osman A/lahi Saxardiid Cadani and health Dr. Suleiman Ahmed Essa “Xaglo-tosiye” reported from a degree issued by the two ministries related medical advertisements without permissions from the ministry of health. Somaliland minister of information Osman Saxardid Cadani told that they released a degree which he ordered all […]

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