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Skirmish between lawyers and the courts solved, says lawyers association

0 Visits: 315 | Thursday October 03, 2019 - 19:25:06
Hargeisa- According to the chairperson of Somaliland Lawyers Association, Mohamed Hashi, a disagreement that erupted between lawyers and courts have been resolved amicably.

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Hargeisa: Top local government officials arrested for corruption

0 Visits: 531 | Thursday October 03, 2019 - 18:43:50
Hargeisa- The Office of the Attorney General is leading an investigation of corruption and fraud allegations in Hargeisa Local Municipality.

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ISCO Somaliland calls on the nomination of competent and nonpartisan members of NEC

0 Visits: 448 | Sunday September 29, 2019 - 18:53:05
Hargeisa- Members of the Independent Somaliland Civil Society Organisations (ISCO Somaliland) released a press statement on the nominations of the electoral body.

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Somaliland Lawyers Association calls on the government to protect the rights of defence lawyers

0 Visits: 437 | Saturday September 21, 2019 - 20:41:47
Hargeisa- Somaliland Lawyers Association (SOLLA) is deeply concerned by recurrent complaints raised by defence lawyers in Somaliland, who report incidents of harassment, intimidation and unfair treatment, SOLLA Secretary-General said in a statement.

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Berbera airport will remain a civilian airport, Somaliland president

0 Visits: 292 | Saturday September 14, 2019 - 13:31:32
Hargeisa- President Muse Behi Abdi said Berbera Airport will be reconstructed and extended as a civilian airport, but not a military airport as expected.

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President Muse Behi honours army officers

0 Visits: 291 | Tuesday September 10, 2019 - 18:31:24
Hargeisa- Today, the president of Somaliland, Muse Behi Abdi, honoured four military officers who completed military training.

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President Behi meets British Ambassador to Somalia

0 Visits: 139 | Tuesday September 10, 2019 - 18:29:36
Hargeisa- On Monday, President Muse Behi Abdi received UK delegation led by the British Ambassador to Somalia, Ben Fender, at his office.

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The Challenges of Democratisation Process in Somaliland: The Way Forward, ISCO Somaliland

0 Visits: 1165 | Sunday September 08, 2019 - 11:49:52
Hargeisa- Today, 8th September 2019, the Independent Civil Society Organisations Coalition (ISCO Somaliland) published a briefing explain the challenges the democratisation process of Somaliland is facing and provides recommendations.

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ICT conference kicks off at Hargeisa

0 Visits: 207 | Saturday September 07, 2019 - 15:51:04
Hargeisa- Organised by the Ministry of Communication and Technology, ICT conference started today in Hargeisa.

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UCID chair fires his entire shadow cabinet

0 Visits: 222 | Saturday September 07, 2019 - 15:33:20
Hargeisa- Faisal Ali Warabe, the chairperson of UCID political party, fired his shadow cabinet and the leaders of the party's branches across the world.

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Somaliland closes a television and detains its owner

0 Visits: 281 | Saturday September 07, 2019 - 12:17:25
Hargeisa- This morning the Police has taken Mohamed Osman Mire "Sayid" into custody. Journalist Sayid is the owner of Horyaal TV which has been closed down by the police.

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Burao mayor orders sex segregation in restaurants

0 Visits: 287 | Thursday September 05, 2019 - 13:14:33
Hargeisa- The mayor of Burao, Mohamed Yousuf Abdirahman, today publicized a decision ordering restaurant not to allow men and women to dine together.

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Somaliland sets conditions for dialogue with Somalia

0 Visits: 393 | Monday September 02, 2019 - 16:23:28
Hargeisa- Today, the council of the ministers of Somaliland chaired by the president and attended by the vice president and cabinet ministers made decisions related to Somaliland and Somalia dialogue and the operations of diplomats and international humanitarian and developmental organisations.

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Police close an Ethiopian restaurant in Burao for allowing gender "intermingling"

0 Visits: 1161 | Saturday August 31, 2019 - 13:47:29
Hargeisa- The police in Burao, a city located in eastern Somaliland, has closed down an Ethiopian restaurant.

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New 7 NEC members to be nominated, President Behi declares

0 Visits: 348 | Monday August 26, 2019 - 14:31:00
Hargeisa- The President of Somaliland, Muse Behi Abdi, today met the leaders of the two opposition parties and discussed with them the implementation of the political parties' agreement over the composition of the National Electoral Commission.

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Human Rights Centre calls on the government to stop indefinite imprisonment without a judicial process

0 Visits: 142 | Monday August 26, 2019 - 12:10:18
Hargeisa- In a press release, Human Rights Centre (HRC) called on the government of Somaliland to immediately release four people who are arbitrarily imprisoned.

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Somaliland: Military Chief asks death penalty for defected colonel amid talks

0 Visits: 311 | Sunday August 25, 2019 - 13:36:08
Hargeisa- Major General Nouh Ismail Tani, the chief of the National Army, downplayed defects in his army.

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ISCO Somaliland members sign a governing document

0 Visits: 605 | Saturday August 24, 2019 - 11:28:30
Hargeisa- Today, Saturday 24th August 2019, the Independent Civil Society Organisations (ISCO Somaliland) signed a memorandum of understanding that will serve as the governing rules and regulations for ISCO Somaliland.

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Somaliland accuses Puntland transgression

0 Visits: 275 | Wednesday August 21, 2019 - 13:40:48
Hargeisa- In a statement released today by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Somaliland says "the Government of Republic of Somaliland expresses its deep alarm and regret over the flagrant and vicious attack by Puntland Militia."

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Report of the Secretary-General on Somalia (S/2019/661)

0 Visits: 458 | Tuesday August 20, 2019 - 17:24:44
Hargeisa- António Guterres, the UN Secretary-General submitted a report on Somalia to the UN Security Council.

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