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“I was a Member of the Silanyo Family Years Before his Presidency” Amb Bashe Awil

Somalilandsun –  In an exclusive interview, H.E Amb Bashe Awil Omar, Somaliland’s newly appointed Representative to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) candidly speaks to the Somalilandsun about his personal life, challenges of being son in law to the Somaliland first family and his new duties and  diplomatic posting.. Somaliland Diplomatic Representative to the UAE Ambassador […]


“I hereby assure that I shall perform my onerous task with diligence” new Ambasidors Of Somaliland In UAE Bashe Awil Omar

SOMALILAND:”I hereby assure that I shall perform my onerous task with diligence more so as pertain to relentless lobby for our international recognition”Said Amb.Bashe Awil Posted by admin By: Latifa Yusuf Masai Slnnews-The newly appointed Somaliland envoy to the UAE Ambassador Bashe Awil Omar is in the Country for duties briefing at the foreign ministry in Hargeisa.L R […]


SOMALILAND:Scandal: Waddani, Madasha wage undeclared clan war, fabricate pictures

SOMALILAND:Scandal: Waddani, Madasha wage undeclared clan war, fabricate pictures Posted by mohamed Slnnews-Somaliland media has of recent been publishing alarming ultimatums coming from the so-called Consultation Council and Waddani party with UCID adding some half-hearted snorts to Waddani’s trumpets on occasion. Compare above with the picture that follows!   One of the latest is the reported […]


Why Scotland Is Facing the Same Political and Media Backlash as Somaliland

  Independence: Why Scotland Is Facing the Same Political and Media Backlash as Somaliland Awoowe Hamza 09/03/14 13:08 Let’s get this out of the way. Scotland is not an official country and neither is Somaliland. Neither has a seat at the EU or a seat at the AU, respectively, nor do either have a seat at the UN.Their governments pass local […]


“There is no ambiguity or dispute over oil exploration licenses that were issued by the Somaliland…”

GOVERNMENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF SOMALILAND   Ministry of Energy and Minerals STATEMENT Statement by Energy and Minerals Minister, Hussein Abdi Dualeh, 05 August 2014 Somaliland is a peaceful, stable and democratic nation, which has been independent since 1991. There is no ambiguity or dispute over oil exploration licenses that were issued by the Somaliland […]


“The Government of Somaliland is making a concerted effort to galvanize all elements of our society to participate in the fight against FGM” says Somaliland First Lady The Girl Summit 2014 in London

  H.E. AMINA-WERIS SHEIKH MOHAMED FIRST LADY, REPUBLIC OF SOMALILAND  REMARKS TO GIRL SUMMIT 2014   London, 22 July 2014     Excellences, distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen, thank you for inviting me to present to you today at this esteemed forum on such important and pertinent topics.  


Do they really know the Bashe Awil they so criticize

Do they really know the Bashe they so criticize? The opposition should have really researched into the life history of Basha Awil Haj Omar before they showed their ill-informed hand through their mouth-piece, the fictitious Mustafa Abdi.


Haatuf Personal Vendetta Backfires

Haatuf Personal Vendetta Backfires Haatuf and its owner, Gabobe, went beyond all boundaries of decent and fair reporting. The paper once more assumed its true tabloid nature.  The Somaliland authorities temporarily closed the premises of the paper based on a court warrant following charges filed against the paper by personalities in office  against whom he […]


Somaliland: A Traitor Amidst Us “A so-called journalist, notorious for blackmails, is greedily foraging for tidbits…”

  Somaliland: A Traitor Amidst Us   Saturday, 29 March 2014 16:09         Greedily foraging for tidbits, used Hummer car parts and liquor replenishments a so-called local journalist, notorious for blackmails, is on a solo crusade of his own, specifically targeting mineral/oil exploration efforts in Somaliland with pretension that his, (Journalist) is an ax wielded […]


Somalia repression ‘grinding

In a statement, the Canadian Somali Congress said: “This report is deeply troubling…. We condemn the human rights abuses by the Al-Shabab terrorist group, the Transitional Federal Government and the troops from the African Union Mission in Somalia. This credible report shows that the various players in the Somali conflict have violated the laws of […]