Tag archive for ‘Government’
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By MGoth On Wednesday, May 1st, 2013
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Somaliland:The Challenges of Somaliland Agriculture

Somaliland needs badly agricultural policy encouraging technology transfer to increase local crop productions both for small scale farmers and large scale farmers in the country. It is not an easy task; it requires More...

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By MGoth On Monday, April 29th, 2013
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SOMALILAND: CHANGING THE LIVESTOCK PRODUCTION MODE BACKGROUND

Somaliland’s rural community is almost entirely pastoralist practicing livestock production in a traditional manner. The livestock produced by these pastoralists contribute 70% of the country’s GDP according More...

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By MGoth On Wednesday, April 10th, 2013
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Somalia strives to shake off “failed state” tag

By Abdi Sheikh and Richard Lough MOGADISHU/NAIROBI (Reuters) – Western powers are in early talks on writing off Somalia’s debt, a big shift for a country that was long branded a failed state and has More...

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By MGoth On Thursday, April 4th, 2013
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Somaliland: H.E. Minister Zamzam A Aden: A Model of Courage.

“Honorable president, you and your minister of education have entitled to join the genius book of Somaliland because of the ray of sunshine you have provided for the students” Human life goes through subsequent More...

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By MGoth On Saturday, March 30th, 2013
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The current Somaliland government deserves our cooperation rather than counteraction

Beginning of this year (2013) when the U.S.A has recognized the beleaguered and rudderless government of Somalia, in all social layers and on each end of the political spectrum in the Somaliland Republic there More...

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By MGoth On Saturday, March 23rd, 2013
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Somalia: Fixing the dysfunctional government machinery

March 23, 2013 It was a sign of hope to see both the self declared Independent state of Somaliland and the Republic of Somalia in the same week take steps towards forming a functioning civil service. Proud More...

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By MGoth On Tuesday, February 26th, 2013
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Somaliland:The Paper Factory launched in Hargeisa is a sign of commencement of industrialisation

Mukhtar Mohamed Abby Given the business thriving in Somaliland each passing day saw the establishment of a light factory – of which in the recent pass a Paper Mill has been launched in the capital of Somaliland, More...

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By MGoth On Monday, February 18th, 2013
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Somalia: $50,000 for info on journalists’ killers

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AP) — The Somali government is offering a $50,000 reward for information that leads to the convictions of those killing journalists, the country’s prime minister said. Prime Minister More...

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By MGoth On Saturday, February 16th, 2013
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Djibouti government under pressure as election nears

15 February 2013 With one week to go until Djibouti’s parliamentary elections, Djibouti’s government is under intense pressure from political opposition and its own people after 37 years of one party rule. Ahead More...

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By MGoth On Monday, December 24th, 2012
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Ethiopia 2012: Human Rights and Government Wrongs

Another Groundhog Year In December 2008, I wrote a weekly commentary lamenting the fact that 2008 was “Groundhog Year” in Ethiopia: It was a repetition of 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004… Everyday millions More...

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By SomalilandPress On Tuesday, December 4th, 2012
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Stand for Somaliland Institutions

Somaliland’s political process to function fairly and democratically at all times would need solid institutions in unison with vibrant civil society that acts as the cohesion in our social fabric. The involvement More...

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By SomalilandPress On Wednesday, November 21st, 2012
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Somaliland: Decentralising Government Institutions and International NGOs

In Somaliland, every government institution is located in the capital city Hargeisa and so international NGOs. Back in 1994 former Somaliland President Mohamed Ibrahim Igal had ordered all international NGOs to More...

Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman visits Mogadishu
By Qalinle Hussein On Monday, November 5th, 2012
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Under Secretary of State Wendy Sherman’s Travel to Somalia

On November 4, Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Wendy Sherman visited Mogadishu, Somalia to meet with Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mahamud, Speaker of the Federal Parliament Mohammed Osman Jawari, More...

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By SomalilandPress On Monday, October 22nd, 2012
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The Strange Destiny of Somaliland Youth

Time is precious is a famous global quote that interprets the importance of life’s cycle and so is the youth. I took that quote as an example to show the essence of the Youth which is tomorrow’s future that More...

Somali delegates read the book of the constitution during the National Constituent Assembly meeting in Mogadishu. A special assembly is tasked with voting on a new constitution for war-torn Somalia as the corruption-riddled government approaches the end of its mandate next month. (Mohamed Abdiwahab/AFP/Getty Images)
By Qalinle Hussein On Thursday, August 2nd, 2012
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Somalia: Progress on a Constitution

Somali delegates read the book of the constitution during the National Constituent Assembly meeting in Mogadishu.(Mohamed Abdiwahab/AFP/Getty Images) MOGADISHU — Delegates agreed Wednesday to a new draft constitution More...

Somali delegates read the book of the constitution during the National Constituent Assembly meeting in Mogadishu. A special assembly is tasked with voting on a new constitution for war-torn Somalia as the corruption-riddled government approaches the end of its mandate next month. (Mohamed Abdiwahab/AFP/Getty Images)
By Hassan Ali On Monday, July 30th, 2012
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Somalia: Organic peace is needed

Somali delegates read the book of the constitution during the National Constituent Assembly meeting in Mogadishu (Mohamed Abdiwahab/AFP/Getty Images). BY ALI MOHAMED This month, the Somali clan elders are convening More...

Somalia supports federal system
By Hassan Ali On Saturday, June 23rd, 2012
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Somalia takes one step in eight years towards unitary government

NAIROBI — Restoration of functioning elected government in Somalia came closer to reality on Friday when various factions signed a draft constitution that will be approved by a Constituent Assembly in July More...

Ethiopian military to remain in war-torn Somalia
By Sahra Farah On Friday, June 22nd, 2012
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Ethiopian military to remain in war-torn Somalia until government formed

ADDIS ABABA — Ethiopian forces will stay in Somalia until an elected government is set up and takes over from the interim administration, State Communications Minister Shimeles Kemal told reporters in Addis More...

Turkey's Ambassador to Somalia, Mr Cemalettin Kani Toru, greets Somalia's Prime Minister in Istanbul, Turkey
By Qalinle Hussein On Friday, June 22nd, 2012
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SOMALIA: New draft constitution gets thumbs up

Turkey’s Ambassador to Somalia, Mr Cemalettin Kani Toru, greets Somalia’s Prime Minister in Istanbul, Turkey (HOL). NAIROBI — Somalia’s political leaders have approved a draft constitution More...

President Sheikh Sharif Sheikh Ahmed greets children at the opening of a new market area in central Mogadishu
By Sahra Farah On Friday, June 22nd, 2012
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Somalia’s Sharif to stand for new term as president

MOGADISHU — Somalia’s President Sharif Sheikh Ahmed said Thursday he would stand as a candidate for a new term in office, two months ahead of his job coming up for renewal. “My services are available More...