Home eastern and southern africa politics SOMALILAND 08/09/2017 A convoluted succession In late August, Ahmed Mohamed Mahamoud, known as Silanyo, underwent colon surgery in Abu Dhabi, prompting a serious succession crisis. [...] (284 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers 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 MADAGASCAR Politics 29/05/2020 Mayor of Antananarivo gets capital's waste disposal debt cancelled 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 Access the free section On the same subject SOMALILAND 27/03/2020 Curious disappearances in Musa Bihi Abdi's entourage… According to our information, Somaliland's ambassador in Nairobi, Bashe Awil [...] DJIBOUTI 07/12/2018 Telesom extends its connections in Djibouti On 14 November, the Somaliland telephone company Telesom - whose [...] DJIBOUTI SOMALILAND 31/08/2018 New accusations of trafficking against Mohamed Said Guedi According to our sources in Djibouti, the boss of the telecoms company Somcable, Mohamed Said Guedi, is once again at [...] SOMALILAND 01/12/2017 How will Musa Bihi Abdi reward his supporters and the Emirates? According to information obtained by the Indian Ocean Newsletter, the Kulmiye candidate Musa Bihi Abdi, who was elected Somaliland president [...] SOMALIA SOMALILAND 08/09/2017 DP World opts for Bosaso over Berbera It is virtually game over for Bashe Awil Omar, Somaliland's representative in Dubai and the son-in-law of President Ahmed Mohamed [...] 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 06/05/2016 Will Telesom’s optical fibre sink in the Gulf of Aden? The Somalian telecoms company has had to stop dead in its tracks in its project to build an optical fibre link to Hargeisa. The Somaliland government’s main concern is to protect its own economic interests. [...] 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 04/12/2015 The Issaq/Habar Awal are split over 2017 presidential election The opposition party UCID has just had its deputy chairman, [...] SOMALILAND 09/10/2015 Kulmiye party split over choice of Silanyo’s successor At 80, Somaliland President Ahmed Mohamed Mahamoud, generally known as Silanyo, who postponed the presidential election at least until March [...] SOMALILAND 12/06/2015 Samale and Hersi turn to the Americans The Finance Minister Abdi Aziz Mohamed Samale and the Minister for the Presidency, Hersi Ali Hassan, want to have their [...] SOMALILAND 14/11/2014 Musa Bihi Abdi wants Silanyo’s backing The chairman of Kulmiye (ruling party), Musa Bihi Abdi, wants to make peace with the President of Somaliland, Ahmed Mohamed [...] DJIBOUTI SOMALILAND 04/02/2011 Hargeisa fully behind IOG President Silanyo, his wife and political party have successively called the Djibouti electorate to give President Ismael Omar Guelleh a third mandate. [...] Receive prompts for these topics SOMALILAND Abdirahman Abdillahi ‘Seaylici Abdirashid Duale Ahmed Mohamed Mahamoud Ali Ahmed Nur Jimale Amina Mohamed Jirde Kulmiye Mohamed Said Guedi Musa Bihi Abdi Silanyo Somcable Somtel Suleiman Mahmoud Adan ‘Gaal Telesom See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?