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SONSAF staff has been accused of smearing campaign and risking HRDs

1 Visits: 2670 | Friday April 27, 2018 - 16:31:55
Hargeisa- A prominent think-tank based in Hargeisa demanded Somaliland Non-state Actors Forum to stop "smearing campaign" made by a senior staff against human rights defenders.

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Somaliland: a court sentences a traditional leader to 5 years imprisonment

0 Visits: 62 | Friday April 27, 2018 - 14:00:36
Hargeisa- Human Rights Centre condemned the sentencing of traditional elder.

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Somaliland: MP accuses his House of corruption

0 Visits: 147 | Friday April 27, 2018 - 13:56:19
Hargeisa- Hamud Osman Egal, a member of the House of Representatives, said the House approves laws and agreements pushed by the government by receiving money.

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The chair of the powerful internal affairs committee of the House resigns

0 Visits: 37 | Sunday April 22, 2018 - 17:14:10
Hargeisa- Ibrahim Jama Rayte, the chairman of the security and internal affairs committee of the House of Representatives resigned from the chairmanship.

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President Behi appoints a new governor for the central bank

0 Visits: 116 | Sunday April 22, 2018 - 16:45:12
Hargeisa- Yesterday, President Muse Behi Abdi has appointed Ali Ibrahim Jama as the new governor of the central bank.

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Opposition leader accuses President Behi of treason, demands resignation or impeachment

0 Visits: 150 | Thursday April 19, 2018 - 12:13:31
Hargeisa- Abdirahman Mohamed Abdilahi Irro, the chairman of Waddani opposition party, called on the President of Somaliland to resign or face impeachment.

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President Muse Behi visits the information ministry

0 Visits: 68 | Wednesday April 18, 2018 - 22:12:46
Hargeisa- Muse Behi Abdi, the president of Somaliland, has paid a visit at the ministry of information today.

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Waddani executive committee appoints new secretary general amid political row

0 Visits: 52 | Wednesday April 18, 2018 - 22:00:44
Hargeisa- The executive committee of the opposition Waddani party today appointed Khadar Ismail Abdi as their new secretary general.

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Hargeisa court sentences two people over Facebook posts

0 Visits: 51 | Monday April 16, 2018 - 15:14:45
Hargeisa- The regional court in Hargeisa has given jail terms to two people.

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Heavy rains expose the ineffectiveness of Hargeisa municipality

0 Visits: 446 | Saturday April 14, 2018 - 15:04:00
Hargeisa- Hargeisa has received heavy rains last week. But the rain caused floods in a growing city without a drainage system.

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Waddani executive committee says it expelled the secretary general

0 Visits: 71 | Saturday April 14, 2018 - 14:44:41
Hargeisa- In a statement, the executive committee of Waddani, the main opposition party, said they ousted their secretary general, Mohamed Abdilahi Uuradde

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Somaliland: two actors detained over a drama

0 Visits: 161 | Saturday April 07, 2018 - 10:17:06
Hargeisa- In a press release, Human Rights Centre called on the government to release two actors detained on 29th March in Las Anod after they acted a drama on the management of the local governments.

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Families say two missing Somalilanders were kidnapped in Puntland

0 Visits: 145 | Saturday April 07, 2018 - 10:06:20
Hargeisa- The families of two men who are missing in Puntland said they were taken forcefully in Garowe, the capital of Puntland.

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President Behi appoints senior officials

0 Visits: 111 | Sunday April 01, 2018 - 19:13:14
Hargeisa- Today, the President of Somaliland Muse Behi Abdi appointed 24 government officials.

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Berbera deal causes a regional row

0 Visits: 402 | Saturday March 03, 2018 - 21:44:28
Hargeisa- Two days ago an agreement was signed by Somaliland, Ethiopia and UAE owned a company called DP World over the shares of Berbera Port. The new deal includes Ethiopia the shareholders by giving it 19% shares.

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"Somaliland Investment Company is a corruption scandal," the opposition says

0 Visits: 306 | Monday February 12, 2018 - 13:53:10
Hargeisa- Abdirahman Mohamed Abdilahi, the chairman of the main opposition party, accused the government of 'corruption and theft."

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Somaliland: obscure "government-owned company" established in UAE

0 Visits: 541 | Saturday February 10, 2018 - 13:40:53
Hargeisa- In a press statement issued by Somaliland's representative to UAE, the son-in-law of the former president Silanyo said Somaliland Investment Company has been registered with the UAE.

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Opposition parties meet the President

0 Visits: 216 | Saturday February 10, 2018 - 13:25:52
Hargeisa- The two opposition parties met twice in this month with the president of Somaliland, Muse Behi Abdi.

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"Somaliland shall not talk to Somalia", says veteran politician Mohamed Hashi Elmi

0 Visits: 195 | Saturday February 10, 2018 - 13:24:30
Hargeisa- Mohamed Hashi Elmi, the former finance minister of Somaliland, said the talks of Somaliland and Somalia shall be suspended.

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Somaliland bans pharaonic FGM, a move right activists condemned

0 Visits: 192 | Saturday February 10, 2018 - 13:22:51
Hargeisa- The Ministry of Religious Affairs issued on 6th February 2018 a declaration prohibiting pharaonic FGM and allowing "Sunna female circumcision."

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