Home eastern and southern africa politics SOMALILAND 02/09/2016 New government attempt to delay elections First Lady Amina Mohamed Jirde, backed by the Minister for the Presidency, Mohamoud Hashi Abdi, dubbed Osama due to his [...] (246 words) This article is free Log in or create an account to read more Already have an account? Log in Email address Password Forgot your password? Keep me logged in OK Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles DRC ZAMBIA Business 27/05/2020 Hungary's Duna Aszfalt talks to leading Katanga businessman about cross-border road project MOROCCO Business 22/05/2020 Private firm Sentinel lands security contract with EU delegation DJIBOUTI UNITED STATES HORN OF AFRICA Diplomacy 19/05/2020 US Air Force beefs drone capacity against al-Shabaab Access the free section On the same subject SOMALILAND 17/11/2017 An inclusive government on the cards in Hargeisa? The Somaliland presidential election, in which three candidates - Musa [...] SOMALILAND 20/10/2017 Fears of post-electoral insecurity spread across the country On 10 October, the National Electoral Commission published the electoral [...] SOMALILAND 22/09/2017 Al-Shabaab at the heart of the campaign The battle for power in Hargeisa, with the presidential election [...] SOMALILAND 22/09/2017 The Emirates count on Musa Bihi to parry the Saudis The Emirates government is prepared to support the Kulmiye party's candidate in the president election in Hargeisa. His opponent, meanwhile, is toeing the Saudi line. [...] SOMALILAND 08/09/2017 Mohamed Bihi Yonis backs the president of the Assembly After supporting the bid of Feysal Ali Warabe, the leader of the opposition party UCID, to become the sole candidate [...] SOMALIA SOMALILAND 23/06/2017 Hargeisa and Mogadishu choose their sides in Qatar crisis While Somaliland has taken Saudi Arabia's side, Somalia has adopted a neutral position in the conflict pitting Qatar against the Gulf Countries. And in doing so each of them struck hard bargains. [...] SOMALILAND 13/01/2017 It's gloves-off as Wadani and Kulmiye campaign for top job The presidential race turns sour between the two front-runners. [...] SOMALILAND 25/11/2016 Ougas Abdirahman Diriye Ibrahim in prison What the government of President Ahmed Mohamed Mahamoud, generally known as Silanyo, attacked was a veritable symbol! Motivated by a [...] SOMALILAND 28/10/2016 London investigates Mohamoud Hashi Abdi After the diplomatic snub (ION 1436), the Somaliland delegation’s visit to London turned into a disaster. Two days before President [...] SOMALILAND 14/10/2016 Hersi Ali Haji Hassan, an Islamist in the Wadani party Following his attempted constitutional coup in October 2015, the Somaliland former Minister to the Presidency, Hersi Ali Haji Hassan, has [...] SOMALILAND 30/09/2016 UAE provides new shield against the British The British Ambassador to Somalia, Harriet Mathews, and Simon Gass, Director General, Political at the Foreign & Commonwealth Office, received [...] SOMALILAND 15/07/2016 Manœuvres under way to delay the elections First Lady Amina Mohamed Jirde asked her nephew, Mohamed Farah, [...] SOMALILAND 17/06/2016 Berbera Port, bone of contention whets clan appetite Since DP World beat off competition from Bolloré to win the contract to operate the Somaliland port, divisions along clan lines have deepened. [...] SOMALILAND 19/02/2016 Strong tension over mini-reshuffle The presidential candidate for the ruling party Kulmiye, Musa Bihi Abdi, is fuming against the cabinet reshuffle which was announced [...] SOMALILAND 08/01/2016 The First Lady Amina Mohamed Jirde organises ministerial reshuffle The Indian Ocean Newsletter has learnt that the highly influential [...] SOMALILAND 27/03/2015 Election delay isolates Silanyo a little more At 80, President Ahmed Mohamed Mahamoud, aka Silanyo, whose mandate will not end until at least June 2016 because the [...] Receive prompts for these topics SOMALILAND Abdirahman Mohamed Abdilahi Ahmed Mohamed Mahamoud Al Qaeda Amina Mohamed Jirde Cirro Citibank Tanzania Feysal Ali Warabe Harvard University Jamal Ali Hussein Kulmiye Mohamoud Hashi Abdi Musa Bihi Abdi Osama Silanyo UCID Wadani See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?