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By MGoth On Friday, May 9th, 2014
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Ethiopia:’You are screwing up my speech’- President Obama

‘You are screwing up my speech’: President Obama almost loses his cool with angry heckler at $32,400 a ticket Democrat fundraiser in California President interrupted during address to tech-leaders More...

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By MGoth On Sunday, May 4th, 2014
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Is Obama on the Right Side of (Ethiopian) History?

The sophistry of history President Obama likes to pontificate about being on the “right side of history” and rhetorically clobber those who are on the “wrong side of history”. Debating Mitt Romney in the More...

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By MGoth On Monday, March 18th, 2013
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Africa :Obama “Moonwalking” Human Rights in Africa?

The great American poet Walt Whitman said, “Either define the moment or the moment will define you.” Will the election of Uhuru Kenyatta as president of Kenya define President Barack Obama in Africa or will More...

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By SomalilandPress On Monday, November 12th, 2012
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What Should Ethiopians Expect in a Second Obama Term?

It is proper to congratulate President Obama on his re-election to a second term. He put up a masterful campaign to earn the votes of the majority of American voters. Mitt Romney also deserves commendation for a More...

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By SomalilandPress On Wednesday, November 7th, 2012
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Congratulation for the President of the United States of America President Obama

I wrote to you, in my capacity as head and founder of SOMALILAND ADVOCACY GROUP, to express to our warm congratulation on your historic re-election as President of the United States of America. The American people More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Wednesday, January 25th, 2012
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U.S. commandos free two hostages in daring Somalia raid

DJIBOUTI — U.S. special operations forces swooped into Somalia on Wednesday and rescued two hostage aid workers after killing their nine kidnappers, a rare and daring raid in the Horn of Africa nation to free More...

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By SomalilandPress On Sunday, June 19th, 2011
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Op-Ed: Open Letter to President of the United States of America

Please accept my compliments and profound felicitations to you, your family and the American people. As a Somaliland citizen I have the honor of writing this open letter for your attention, at the wake of the country’s More...

By Hassan Ali On Monday, March 22nd, 2010
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Healthcare vote: Barack Obama passes US health reform by narrow margin

In the annals of American liberalism, a (very) few years in our history stand out enough that the mere mention of the year summons a waterfall of images and emotions – 1933 means the start of the New Deal and More...

By Hassan Ali On Friday, November 20th, 2009
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Africa: Obama’s Lessons for Civil Society

HARGEISA, 20 November 2009 (Somalilandpress) – All Africa reports, “The election of Barack Obama as 44th President of the United States is celebrated as a milestone in several, well known respects – More...

By Hassan Ali On Saturday, October 31st, 2009
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Open Letter to H.E President Obama‏

HARGEISA, 31 October 2009 (Somalilandpress) – Dear Mr. President, I firstly take this opportunity to extent my congratulatory remarks for your recent and outstanding Nobel Price and also to extent greetings More...

By Hassan Ali On Friday, October 9th, 2009
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Barack Obama wins Nobel Peace Prize

HARGEISA, 9 October 2009 (Somalilandpress) – President Barack Obama won the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday for “his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between More...

By Hassan Ali On Tuesday, July 28th, 2009
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Press release:- Somaliland Liaison Office Washington DC Ministerial visit

Hargeisa, 28 July 2009 (Somalilandpress) – Somaliland’s Minister of Foreign Affairs H.E. Abdillahi Mohamed Duale was in a working visit in the U.S. during the period of July 13—24, 2009. The visit was More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Saturday, July 11th, 2009
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Obama speaks of hopes for Africa

US President Barack Obama, on his first trip to sub-Saharan Africa since taking office, has said Africa must take charge of its own destiny in the world. Mr Obama told parliament in Ghana during a one-day stay that More...

By Hassan Ali On Saturday, July 11th, 2009
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Text of President Obama’s speech in Ghana

Hargeisa, 11 July 2009 (Somalilandpress) – The following is the text of President Obama’s speech Saturday in Accra, Ghana, as prepared for delivery and provided by the White House: Good morning. It is More...

By SomalilandPress On Thursday, July 9th, 2009
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President Obama visit to Ghana

My few words reflect the writing of Mrs. Elizabeth Ohene about President Obama’s schedule visit to Ghana. Somaliland held high the achievement reached by our fellow African country, that we share a lot since More...

By Qalinle Hussein On Thursday, July 9th, 2009
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African Pride: Obama Trip To Ghana

Accra, Jul 9 2009 (Somalilandpress) — In our series of weekly viewpoints from African journalists, Elizabeth Ohene, a former government minister in Ghana and former BBC journalist, looks forward to US President More...