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Berbera to vie for Ethiopia’s cargo business

As Somaliland inaugurates its new president, DP World, leading logistic and maritime transport company, is to set to commence with the first phase of the Berbera Port expansion project early next year, The Reporter learnt.

Somaliland’s democracy put to test, passes

As Somaliland's fifth President was sworn in to power, the international community applauded the democratic elections and peaceful transition of power in the self-declared sovereign country of Somaliland, this week.

Somaliland inaugurates fifth president

Yet to be recognized internationally, Somaliland has once again taught African states a lesson on how there can be peaceful power transfer by inaugurating its newly democratically elected president Muse Bihi Abdi today.

Abdi, who was elected as president of Somaliland in the November 2017 in a comparatively democratic election, became the fifth president of the self-proclaimed state replacing Mohamed Silaanyo.

Khat trade to Somaliland normalizes

In an exclusive interview with The Reporter, Ambassador Kaysar A. Mohamed, vice-minister of Foreign Affairs of Somaliland, revealed that the temporarily interrupted Khat trade between Ethiopia and Somaliland is returning to normalcy owing to the calming down of the Somali-Oromia border conflict.

Displaced Ethiopian held as arson suspect

An Ethiopian national recently displaced from Somaliland has been identified as the suspect behind an arson attack on the Offices of the Representative of Somaliland in Addis Ababa, police has revealed.