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Al Jazeera investigates the battle for Africa You can watch and embed the full documentary at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QOzim9ztYts. ...

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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 daily until 16 August 2014,...

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End Collusion with Traffickers; Shelter Families  (Bangkok) - Thailand’s government should urgently send ethnic Rohingya children from Burma and their families to safe and open family shelters....

Members of the Isaaq clan met and greeted the leader of the United Somali Congress (USC), General Mohamed Farah Aideed (Aidid), in the Somali capital in 1992. This is a historical gathering between the...

Could this 16-year-old Youtube personality and sensation become a music legend on a par with Mohamed Mogeh Liban “Baban”? His name is Ahmed Mohamed Babu and he was only fifteen when he recorded...

DUBAI — A video footage has emerged on the internet of Somali lawmakers engaged in a fierce fistfight and shoving during last week’s Istanbul Conference on Somalia. The fighting erupted when...

Mr. Elias Bare Shill, Kenyan Member of Parliament told local television station that he supports Somaliland’s quest for international recognition. Mr. Shill congratulated the people of Somaliland...

HARGEISA (Somalilandpress) — Here are some pictures from Hargeisa during the Ramadan Eid celebrations. These pictures and video shows the president and his cabinet members pray the Eid prayer and...

Jeremy Carver CBE, international lawyer, co-chair of IRC-UK and a member of the Board of the International Rescue Committee speaks about the recent inauguration of President Ahmed Mohamed Silaanyo and...

A Somali migrant in Italy survives grim conditions to send money home to her four children in Mogadishu. A glimpse into the realities of life in Europe for thousands of migrants, the challenges they face,...

Voters in Somaliland queued for hours and thronged polling stations Saturday for the second presidential election held in the self-declared republic, in a peaceful exercise in governance not seen for decades...

The self-declared Republic of Somaliland will soon hold its second presidential election in 8 years. Campaigning for the vote is underway in the breakaway state, which declared independence from Somalia...

The growing use of the stimulant Khat is causing widespread social problems among Britain’s East African community, according to a Sky News investigation. ...

LONDON (SomalilandPress) — Deeqa is the long awaited single from the prolific UK based singer/songwriter Aar Maanta’s debut album ‘Hiddo iyo Dhaqan’ and is set for general release with the...

San Francisco (Somalilandpress) – Somali novelist, Nadifa Mohamed, debuted novel won the Betty Trask Prize ($15,000), which is administrated by Society of the Authors in Britain. In her debut novel,...

CARE Netherlands holds a workshop dubbed “Face2face with poverty” in collaboration with Somaliland National Youth Umbrella (SONYO umbrella) in Mansor Hotel in Hargeisa. The project is designed...

Voting is underway in Ethiopia, in legislative elections that are set to be a stiff test of the country’s democracy. Menes Zelawi, the current prime minister, is expected to be returned as leader,...

President Dahir Rayale has cancelled the May 18 Independence celebrations to mark the 19th anniversary in Hargeisa [Somaliland] while Somalia’s weak transitional government in Mogadishu yet again...

The new biometric voter ID cards have been distributed to their rightful owners days after arriving from the Republic of South Africa. These new cards were issued after the previous system including voter...

Al Jazeera has obtained exclusive footage from Nigeria which shows unarmed men being shot dead. The footage was taken last year when the Nigerian government was hailing its defeat of an Islamist rebel...