Somaliland asks South Africa to fast-track its AU recognition

Somaliland’s ruling party has asked the South Africa’s ruling party ANC to request the South African government to fast-track the country’s recognition by the African Union (AU). The ANC delegation led by NEC member and Deputy Minister of Public Enterprises, Obed Bapela, met with the leadership of the Kulmiye party in Hargeisa, where they discussed […]

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Internal minister ignores summonces from house commitee

The Somaliland House of Representatives has taken issue with the Internal Affairs minister for refusing to answer to summons to appear before the Internal Affairs Committee. The Internal Affairs Committee of the House of Representatives the Internal Minister Mohamed Kahin Ahmed had shown the house disrespect by failing to appear. MP Ahmed Nur Guruji, the […]

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Government moves to block demos organised by human rights activists

Somaliland government has officially banned planned demonstrations organized the Community Development and Human Rights Organization. The Interior minister Mohamed Kahin Ahmed says the government is at liberty to ban any street protests on the basis of threat to the country’s security. The Community Development and Human Rights organisations had planned street demonstrations to protest against […]

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