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Somaliland:The “Tani effect” in full display yesterday in Borama


Yesterday, Xaqsoor presented some of its candidates in Borama and the “Tani effect”  as documented in  my recent article (Tani “Xasan Ciise is the best presidential candidate” is sending shockwaves throughout Somaliland) was in full display for everybody to see . The iconic UFO ring leader detailed account of Xasan Ciise academic and leadership skills […]


SOMALILAND: Dahabshiil donate almost $100,000 to drought fund and community projects

Dahabshiil donates to Somaliland community

Dahabshiil lays down the foundation for $47,000 conference hall in Amoud University, Borama BORAMA — Dahabshiil Group on Friday pledged funds to combat the food crisis in drought-affected western parts of the country where hundreds of thousands of people are at the risk of starvation. Abdirahman Ali Abdi, Dahabshiil General Manager (remittance and exchange department), […]


SOMALILAND: Telesom donates $20k to Djibouti-Hargeisa passage


HARGEISA — Somaliland’s leading telecommunication provider, Telesom, has presented a check worth $20,000 to the country’s road authority on Wednesday in the capital. During a heartwarming ceremony held in Maansor Hotel, Telesom’s regional director, Abdisalam Ismail Nur, said the funds will go towards expansion works on an important motorway. He pointed that work was underway […]


Dr Jowhar: We lost a friend, a Hero


Jama Musse Jama A tribute to a true patriot Abdishakur passed away on May 13, 2012 in a car accident at Tulli village, between Dilla and Borama in Western Somaliland. Alla how naxariisto. Amina Abdi Jama, his wife, was with him in the car but her injury is not serious. Alla ha u sahlo. Aamiin. […]


First Quranik School in Borama ever Constructed Funded by Muslim Aid UK

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Borame (Somalilandpress) Muslim Aid Somaliland launches the ceremony of the first Quranic school(Madarasa) ever build in Borama the city capital of Awdal region. The launching of the new Madarasa ceremony the was organized professionally and the most of the trendy members in the region was invited including local counsel of Borama, Sheekh Cabdillaahi Ali Jawhar, […]


SOMALILAND: A powerful quake rocked Borama overnight


BORAME (SomalilandPress) –- A powerful earthquark has hit the Somaliland town of Borama in the western region of Awdal at around 11:35-PM local time (East African standard time). The magnitude of this earthquake is unknown since the country does not have any geological surveys however it has been felt widely throughout the epicentral region and […]


Somaliland: Aviation Minister says Borama City Airport will begin operations soon

Hargeisa (Somalilandpress) –Minister of Aviation Mohamud Hashi Abdi today took a day trip to Borama City the capital of Awdal State. The Minister was accompanied by delegates from the government which consisted of Director General of Minister of Aviation Ali Obsiiye, Department of Transportation and Civil Service Director Ibrahim Muse and few other cabinet members. […]


International Women’s Day Celebrated in Somaliland

HARGEISA, 14 March 2010 (Somalilandpress) – As in every year on March 8th—International Women’s Day—the Academy supported Moonlight Girls Association, a Borama-based non-governmental girls’ organisation, to organise and facilitate a commemorative event for this global celebration at Rays Hotel of Borama, the capital city of Somaliland’s Awdal region. The event, which has been gaining national […]


KENYA: Warming up to Somaliland

BORAMA (Somalilandpress) — Despite enjoying some relative peace the breakaway republic of Somaliland remains unrecognized by the international community. But Kenya which has a significant number of expatriates in the region is reassessing its position. [ad#Google Adsense (250x250)] Yassin Juma was in Somaliland to find out why Kenya which has been backing the Transitional Federal […]


Qasim Sh. Yusuf Ibrahim As I Remember Him

HARGEISA, 1 December 2009 (Somalilandpress) – “…Xiddigihii Dilaadee, Daadanaayay waayadan, Maantana qod baa dumay, Dabayshaygu soo furay…” These words were part of a poem I wrote on hearing the death of Haji Hersi Awale on January 16, 1982 but they stand true for the death of any important person anywhere. And they stand truer today […]


Midnight Forever – Part III

HARGEISA, 29 August 2009 (Somalilandpress) – On July 11, 2009 four prominent Somaliland citizens were kidnapped from a public highway and later on massacred in a tribal ritual. On August 6, 2009 Ali (Marshall) Gulaid died in a car accident on his way to Berbera. I dedicate this article to the loving memory of the […]


Congratulations Amoud

Somalilandpress- I am writing to not only congratulate Amoud University on its great achievement but to also encourage it to continue in its campaign of promoting and delivering a high standard of education  to the students who are lucky enough to be admitted to study at this established and most prestigious educational institution in Borama. The […]


An Eye for an Eye a Tooth for a Tooth

We live low and dishonest times, where false propaganda comes fast and furious, but anyone who try to normalize the position that Awdal is in today needs a reality check. Because people of Awdal are in a state of shock and it is shame to hear that some of us (Awdalistes) speaking on same intensity […]


Borama Residents Demonstrate Against Killing of Four People

Hargeisa, 12 July 2009 (Somalilandpress) – Hundreds of Borama residents demonstrated today in the city center condemning the killing of four businessmen yesterday. Unknown armed militia ambushed the road between Gebiley and Borama yesterday night killing four people including a well-known businessman on his way to Borama. The deceased were all hailing from Borama. The […]


A Trip To The Unknown – Perception versus Reality

Emily will be writing to Somalilandpress about her experience in Somaliland and will be offering tips to anyone who may want to visit the unrecognized republic along the way – discover Somaliland from a Non-Somali perspective. This is her fourth article – Perception versus Reality. First article: Click Here Second article: Click here Third Article: […]