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Somaliland: Making a success of 'independence' -By Mary Harper

0 Visits: 461 | Thursday May 19, 2016 - 20:19:49
Hargeysa (Horseednews.com) Exactly 25 years ago, after a ferocious civil war, north-west Somalia broke away from the rest of the country and declared itself independent.

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Inside Somaliland: the tiny African state battling for survival

0 Visits: 553 | Thursday May 19, 2016 - 20:19:49
Hargeysa (Horseednews.com) Somaliland remains a strand of British colonial history very few know about, and a place whose tangled legacy even fewer in power consider due to political expediencies.

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Somaliland Celebrates 25 Years of Self-Declared Independence -by Jill Craig -VOA

0 Visits: 585 | Thursday May 19, 2016 - 19:38:37
Nairobi (Horseednews.com) People, cattle, camels, donkeys and even a lion dressed up in Somaliland's red, white and green flag colors for parades and celebrations Wednesday marking 25 years since Somaliland's self-declared independence from the Federal Republic of Somalia.

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Somalia and Somaliland restart dialogue

0 Visits: 466 | Friday May 13, 2016 - 16:17:01
Somalia has made a $1 million donation to the drought-hit breakaway northwestern region of Somaliland, ahead of controversial talks between the two sides later this month to clarify their future relations.

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US diplomats walk out of Uganda president's inauguration

0 Visits: 390 | Friday May 13, 2016 - 14:51:55
Hargeysa (Horseednews.com) The U.S. delegation to Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni's inauguration walked out of Thursday's ceremony in protest against his disparaging comments about an international war crimes tribunal and the presence of Sudan's leader, whom the court has indicted, the…

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Dentist Zainab In Somaliland Says "I asked myself why I wear the hijab, and decided it's because that's Allah's will,

0 Visits: 683 | Wednesday May 11, 2016 - 16:10:51
Islamic conservatism is on the rise in Somaliland. Today women cover their heads and dress more conservatively than in the past, dismissing Western criticism. James Jeffrey reports from Hargeisa.

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APM lectures Africa on inclusive policy making for development

0 Visits: 1061 | Sunday April 24, 2016 - 10:46:01
Malawi (Horseednews.com) State President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika says Africa needs home-grown and evidence-based policies to directly confront and address its deep rooted challenges such as poverty, inequality as well as corruption.

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Turkey meets less than half of visa-free EU travel terms as deadline approaches – official

0 Visits: 503 | Thursday April 21, 2016 - 22:40:38
Ankara (Horseednews.com) Turkey has met less than half of the conditions required for its citizens to be granted visa-free travel to the European Union, according to an EU official. The country has until the end of the month to reach the benchmarks laid out by Brussels.

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Ambassador Taye meets a representative of the Somaliland administration

0 Visits: 501 | Friday April 08, 2016 - 15:18:05
Adis Ababa (Horseednews.com) State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Taye Atske-selassie met with Mr. Adan Muse Jibril, a representative of the Somaliland administration today

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Ethiopia to build first bus rapid transit line in East Africa

0 Visits: 627 | Friday April 08, 2016 - 15:18:05
Adis Ababa (Horseednews.com) The first bus rapid transit line in east Africa is to be built in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, reports said on Thursday.The city's Road and Transport Bureau on Thursday signed an agreement with three contractors for the design work and construction of the bus…

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Djibouti expels BBC journalists ahead of elections

0 Visits: 524 | Wednesday April 06, 2016 - 23:30:07
Nairobi (Horseednews.com) Djibouti should ensure that journalists can report on presidential elections without harassment or fear of expulsion, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today, condemning Djiboutian authorities' recent expulsion of a team of BBC journalists from the country.

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EU consolidates its support to seeds production and sustainable irrigation in Somaliland

0 Visits: 602 | Wednesday March 16, 2016 - 15:31:55
Hargeysa (Horseednews.com) The European Union jointly with the Ministry of Agriculture of Somaliland and the Food and Agriculture Organizations (FAO) launched today two new projects supporting the Agriculture sector in Somaliland. Both initiatives,

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Sa'ad Ali "encouraged the UN to play a more active role in facilitating dialogue between Somaliland and Somalia"

0 Visits: 562 | Monday March 14, 2016 - 17:59:36
Hargeysa (Horseednews.com) Foreign Minister Dr. Saad Ali Shire received a high level UN delegation led by Special Representative of the Secretary General Michael Keating to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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I'm proud to be young, British and Muslim. Why should I change my name? Iman Amrani Iman Amrani

0 Visits: 718 | Monday March 14, 2016 - 15:30:29
Hargeysa (Horseednews.com) The other day I was searching for a place to stay in Paris for a weekend break with my sister. I tried to make a reservation via Airbnb at a small studio flat and was surprised when the host replied saying that she didn't feel comfortable letting me stay because she didn't…

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Establishment of Somaliland Diaspora Recognition Committees is almost on successful completion in Europe:

0 Visits: 486 | Wednesday March 09, 2016 - 00:01:02
Hargeysa (Horseednews.com) The Establishment of Somaliland Diaspora Recognition Committees has started in key European countries which hosts majority of Somaliland Diaspora population in

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The richest man in Africa; The only black billionaire among the world's 50 richest people

1 Visits: 832 | Saturday March 05, 2016 - 23:13:10
Hargeysa (Horseednews.com) Founder and CEO of the Dangote Group Aliko Dangote commands a fortune of $14.3 billion. The 50 richest people on earth

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Gianni Infantino becomes new FIFA president and promises to 'work with all of you to restore a new era'

0 Visits: 594 | Friday February 26, 2016 - 23:00:30
Zurich (Horseednews.com) Gianni Infantino has become FIFA's ninth president after being elected in Zurich on Friday and has promised to 'restore a new era' to world football's governing body.

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flydubai announces fourth full-year of profitability and 25% increase in passenger numbers

0 Visits: 661 | Wednesday February 10, 2016 - 16:10:03
Hargeysa (Horseednews.com) Daawo Muuqaal Wasiirka Dib Udajinta Somaliland iyo wasiiro kale Oo Kormeeray Xabsiga Caynabo

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Dhawaan Hawada Waxa Soo Gali Doonta Shabakad Ku Hadli Doonta Afka Somaliga

0 Visits: 582 | Monday February 08, 2016 - 21:14:47
Taasi Oo Ka Qayb Qaadan Doonta Wararka Ka Dhacaya Dalkaaga Gudihiisa Iyo Dibadiisaba Inaad La Socoto Wixii Ka Dhacaya Kala Xidhiidh 252-63-4199535

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Somaliland, a country abandoned by the world

0 Visits: 732 | Monday February 08, 2016 - 16:31:04
As with most African countries, the British Somaliland Protectorate was established in 1884 after France colonised the land to the west naming it "La Cote Francaise Des Somalis."

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