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SONSAF releases belated election observers report

0 Visits: 172 | Thursday June 07, 2018 - 12:59:28
Hargeisa- The Nonstate Actors Forum (SONSAF) which led the local observations of November 2017 presidential election released its report today.

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Custodial Guards deny allegations of torture made pirates transferred from Seychelles

0 Visits: 189 | Saturday June 02, 2018 - 13:47:02
Hargeisa- The deputy commander of the Custodial Guards, General Hassan Ali, denied allegations of torture made by prisoners held in Hargeisa prison.

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Guurti Speaker accuses president Farmaajo over Tukaraq fighting

0 Visits: 116 | Tuesday May 29, 2018 - 11:36:57
Hargeisa- The speaker of the Upper House of the Parliament of Somaliland Hon Suleiman Mohamoud Adan told the government news agency, SOLNA, that the president Farmaajo is behind the war.

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Somalia: The President and the Chief Justice are in headlock

0 Visits: 97 | Tuesday May 29, 2018 - 11:28:45
Hargeisa- On Sunday the President of Somalia Mohamed Abdilahi Farmajo issued a press release saying he sacked the Chief Justice, Ibrahim Eidle Suleyman.

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Authorities in Lasanood arrest 50 people over protest

0 Visits: 122 | Tuesday May 29, 2018 - 11:18:11
Hargeisa- According to the police commissioner in Lasanood district of Sool region, 50 people were arrested on Monday morning in Lasanood.

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Deputy Special Representative and Humanitarian Coordinator for Somalia visits Somaliland

0 Visits: 136 | Tuesday May 29, 2018 - 11:15:18
Hargeisa- A delegation led by Peter De Clercq, the Deputy Special Representative and Humanitarian Coordinator for Somalia visited this week in Somaliland.

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SONSAF staff has been accused of smearing campaign and risking HRDs

1 Visits: 2766 | 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: 147 | 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: 224 | 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: 72 | 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: 175 | 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: 198 | 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: 113 | 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: 91 | 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: 101 | 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: 517 | 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: 110 | 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: 233 | 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: 196 | 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: 155 | Sunday April 01, 2018 - 19:13:14
Hargeisa- Today, the President of Somaliland Muse Behi Abdi appointed 24 government officials.

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