Somaliland:Postcard from… Hargeisa

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By Harvey Morris A week-long international book fair that attracted writers from Africa, Europe and North America has just wound up in Somaliland, an arid and sparsely populated statelet on the Horn of More...

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Somaliland:Postcard from… Hargeisa

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By Harvey Morris A week-long international book fair that attracted writers from Africa, Europe and North America has just wound up in Somaliland, an arid and sparsely populated More...

Somaliland:Ministry of Civil Aviation Official Refutes Allegation of Airport Tax Increment

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By Goth Mohamed Goth The Director General in the Ministry of Civil Aviation and Air Transport Mr. Omer Abdillahi Aden has refuted allegation leveled against the Ministry by More...

Somaliland:Proposed Wind Power set to Upgrade Borame Dilapidated Energy infrastructure-Energy Minister

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By Goth Mohamed Goth HE President Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud Silanyo has initiated several development projects among them a wind farm in the town of Borame which part of the Ministry More...

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Ethiopia:My Commentary on My Commentaries

  Confessions of an Ethiopian-American blogger or notes of a native son on tyranny? AUGUST 17, 2014 By Alemayehu G Mariam This commentary, perhaps confession is a better More...

FATHER OF ETHIO-JAZZ, MULATU ASTATKE PLAYS SOUTHBANK CENTRE’S AFRICA UTOPIA FESTIVAL

  The music that became known as Ethio-jazz is a compelling fusion of traditional styles with funk, jazz and soul. Its creator, Mulatu Astatke, has a musical history rivalled More...

Somalia:Statement by EU Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva on World Humanitarian Day 2014

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World Humanitarian Day is observed in memory of the victims of the attack on the United Nations’ headquarters in Baghdad More...

AMISOM and Somali Security Forces Recover Cache of Arms From Mogadishu

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  Mogadishu 16th August 2014- In yesterday’s early morning cordon and search operation in Mogadishu’s More...

ogiek OGIEK PEOPLE CELEBRATE VICTORIES BASED ON PERSEVERANCE

Mau Forest – Kenya – Saturday, 10. August 2014 The Ogiek, the most advanced of the...

AA Debunking the Myth of Development and Investment in Africa

The myth of American investments in Africa: “Investing in the Next Generation” It was a hyperbole...

“The state’s demand for the sacrifice of individual ambition to the greater good of the Eritrean nation... causes more and more Eritreans to leave the country, even if that means risking their lives”. Eritrea: Ending the Exodus?

Nairobi/Brussels 8 Aug 2014 Eritrea’s youth exodus has significantly reduced the young nation’s human capital. While...

Somaliland: Putting out;Djibouti is investing to retain business as competition intensifies

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  The Horn of Africa is throwing off its drought-afflicted, war-ravaged image, as Aidan Grange discovers 13 More...

Somaliland: Jubba Airways Launches the First in -flight Magazine “CirKa”

By Goth Mohamed Goth The UK’s Land & Marine Publications has completed the first edition of an in-flight magazine for Jubba..

Somaliland :The Port deal with Bollare lacks Transparency

By Muna Mohamed Jama As you’re all aware of Berbera port authority has been deprived of the assistance of world developing..

Ethiopia:My Commentary on My Commentaries

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  Confessions of an Ethiopian-American blogger or notes of a native son on tyranny? AUGUST 17, 2014 By More...

FATHER OF ETHIO-JAZZ, MULATU ASTATKE PLAYS SOUTHBANK CENTRE’S AFRICA UTOPIA FESTIVAL

  The music that became known as Ethio-jazz is a compelling fusion of traditional styles with funk, jazz and soul. Its..

Debunking the Myth of Development and Investment in Africa

The myth of American investments in Africa: “Investing in the Next Generation” It was a hyperbole fest (“hypefest”) at the U.S.-Africa..
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Africa:Fifty-one countries enter 2015 Nations Cup qualifiers

Fifty-one countries have registered for the qualifying stages of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations. The Confederation of African Football revealed..
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Multi-award-winning Marikana documentary screens on Al Jazeera

Miners Shot Down premieres on Wednesday, 13 August 2014 at 22h00CAT on Witness, Al Jazeera’s flagship documentary strand. The multi-award-winning documentary will screen..
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Bacterium from the USA hits Italy’s Olive Trees

By Venatrix Fulmen (*) You better stock up on Olive Oil. Xylella fastidiosa, a bacterium in the class Gammaproteobacteria, is an..