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Somalilandpress set to relocate to bigger servers

As you are aware, few days ago we notified everyone that we were migrating to new bigger and better servers to manage our growing traffic and increasing data (see Somalilandpress set to migrate). We began this process over four days ago however we did not clearly plan things right. For instance we carried out the […]


The CEO of SomalilandPress.Com Meets With The Minister in The Office of President


HARGEISA — Minister in the office of President Hon Hersi Haji Ali Hassan today at the presidency hosted the founder and CEO of Somalilandpress website, Mr. Mohamed Haji Ibrahim Guled. Mr. Guled was received by Hon. Hersi accompanied by the Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources Abdullahi Jama Osman (Geeljire) and the presidential spokesperson Abdullahi […]


Somaliland Pulls Out of Proposed Talks With TFG


HARGEISA(Somalilandpress)–Somaliland Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon Mohamed Abdilaahi Omar has announced the decision reached by the government of Somaliland to pull out of the upcoming talks with the Transitional Government of Somalia which were to be held in London soon, we also denounce the tactics deployed by TFG President which are meant to undermine and […]


Somaliland: Somtel Opens New Offices In Oog


OOG (SomalilandPress)–Somtel one of the leading telecommunication providers in the country has opened a new offices in the town of Oog in Saraar region. Speaking during the opening ceremony of the new offices Somtel regional coordinator Adan Abdillahi Abdale said, Somtel provides a diverse range of services to its customers. The company focuses on telecommunication […]


Somaliland: Minister of National Planning Denies Allegations of Embezzlement of Aid Money


HARGEISA(SomalilandPress)–The Minister of National Planning Dr Sa’ad Ali Shire has dismissed allegations of embezzlement of aid money by government officials. Dr Sa’ad said lately there has been a seemingly growing number of negative media stories highlighting the negative accusations of misappropriation of funds by certain individuals who work for the government. The Minister went on […]


Somaliland: Telesom Contributes Financially Towards Community Infrastructures

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HARGEISA(SomalilandPress)–Telesom the leading telecommunication company in somaliland has contributed financially towards the ongoing construction of a new tarmac road in Jameeco Weyn Estate and the construction of a Kililka bridge in Sh Nuur estate in Hargeisa. Speaking during the handing over ceremony held in Jameeco Weyn estate, Telesom head of marketing and public relations department […]


Somaliland: Health Minister Denies Re-Emergence of Polio


HARGEISA(SomalilandPress)–The Minister of Health Dr Hussein Mohamud Mohamed (Hussein Hog) has staunchly refuted reports of polio re-emergence in Somaliland contrarily to reports carried by local media outlets. Dr Hussein Mohamud Mohamed speaking to the media during a press conference held at the Ministry of Health said that is polio free and not even a single […]


Somaliland: Human Rights Commissioner Visits


MANDHEERA(SomalilandPress)–The head of the national human rights commission Madam Amina Abdillahi Ahmed accompanied members of the commission have made a surprise visit to Mandera prison, the purpose of their visit was to assess the conditions of the prison and to hear firsthand account testimonies of the prisoners on how they are treated in the jail. […]


Somaliland’s Broken Judicial System

OPINION | April 10, 2012 By:Ali Mohamed Recently Seychelles’ government transferred 17 convicted Somali pirates to prisons in Somaliland to complete their remaining sentences. We should applaud Somaliland government’s efforts to help international community to fight piracy that plagues in the Gulf of Aden and Indian Ocean; however, these new dangerous prisoners would put more […]


Somaliland: SOLJA Secures The Release of Two Journalist


LAS ANOD (SomalilandPress)–The Somaliland Journalist Association (SOLJA) has secured the release of two Journalists who were detained in the town of Las’anod last week for charges of propagating false information against the state on the clashes which occurred in Sool and Buhoodle, the charges which amount to sedition. The journalists mr Abdisaman Isse Mohamud (Keyse), […]


Somaliland; Constitutional Crisis Must Be Averted

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HARGEISA(THT)–The government has got to immediately dissolve the local authorities country-wide, in order to avert constitutional crisis following the expiry of their tenure last night. This technical move would save face for a country whose perfection of democratic processes hence transition from traditional pacification council has made it a household name not only in Africa […]


Somaliland Ministry of National Planning Unveils Five Year National Plan


HARGEISA(SomalilandPress)–Somaliland ministry of National planning has unveiled a new five year national plan to be implemented by all governmental agencies in a meeting held at the ministry head quarter which was attend by the minister of national planning Dr. Sa’ad Ali Shire and departmental heads at the ministry. The Director of national Planning Ahmed Abdillahi […]


Somaliland: Martyrs Day Commemorated Countrywide


HARGEISA(SomalilandPress)–Somalilanders from all walks of life participated in ceremonies commemorating the 31st anniversary of the Somaliland National Movement –SNM, the movement which helped to liberate Somaliland from the clutches of Dictator Siyad Barre in the 1980s to 1991. The SNM Martyrs Day which is commemorated annually on the 6th of April is in memory of […]