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Somaliland:Burao Airport Being Build

Aviation Minister

By Goth Mohamed Goth The minister of aviation Hon Mahmoud Hashi Abdi inspected the ongoing construction work of the Burao Airport runway in a tour to the facility and at the same time initiating new plans of upgrade renovation work at the main airport in Togdheer region. Hon Mahmoud unveiled new plans to upgrade the […]


Somalia to revive national airline after 21 years

Somali Airlines to be revived after 21 years

MOGADISHU — The Somali government this week said it was committed to reviving the national carrier, Somali Airlines, after more than two-decades of absences from the airs. Mohammed Osman Ali “Dhagah-tur”, the general director of ministry of aviation and transport, told local media that plans to bring the white star carrier from scrap yards were […]


Somaliland cancels the flying licence of Jetlink Airline

Capt Elly Aluvale, managing director Jetlink, addresses journalists during a past interview on board a Jetlink plane. The airline stopped flying to Somaliland a month ago. Photo/FILE

NAIROBI — The Government of Somaliland has revoked the operating licence of a Kenyan airline, barely a month after it stopped flying to the semi-autonomous horn of Africa state. The break-away region’s Ministry of Civil Aviation said Jetlink Airline’s operations had been terminated over what it termed as “spreading lies to cover failure.” [ad#Google 200x90] […]


Former Somaliland minister visits South Sudan

Ali Waran Adde in remote South Sudan with his son Abdulrahman

HARGEISA — Former Somaliland’s Civil Aviation minister is scheduled to hold talks with officials from South Sudan government ahead of their official independence from Khartoum. Mr. Ali Mohamed ‘Waran Adde” who served under President Riyale has been travelling by road using his vehicle and Somaliland license plates to cross Somaliland-Ethiopia border and Ethiopia-South Sudan border […]


Chinese delegation returns to Somaliland for investment

HARGEISA (Somalilandpress) — A business delegation from the People’s Republic of China has arrived in Hargeisa for investment in the country on Sunday for ten-day trip. The Chinese investors visit follows recent trip to China by the Aviation minister, Mr. Ali Mohamed ‘Waran Adde’ and the mayor of Hargeisa, Hussein Mohamud. [ad#Google Adsense (200x90)] The […]


Somaliland’s Civil Aviation Minister, Mr. Ali Mohamed (Waran Ade’) signed a contract with a Chinese firm.

WUCHANG (SomalilandPress) — A delegation led by Somaliland’s Civil Aviation Minister, Mr. Ali Mohamed today broke a new ground by signing a contract with a Chinese firm to expand and refurnish Somaliland’s Egal International Airport. According to local reports, Mr. Waran Ade, who is also traveling with the mayor of Hargeisa are also expected to […]