About Us

SomalilandMonitor is an online magazine launched on August 25, 2013 by a dynamic and intellectual group of journalists in Somaliland. The purpose of SomalilandMonitor is to advocate for peace and development in Somaliland and Somalia while informing the public on current affairs in a balanced and non-stereotyped manner.
SomalilandMonitor is intended for the Somalis in the Horn of Africa and the world at large as well as other interested individuals and organizations. It has been designed to provide reliable up-to-date news reports, studies and analysis on current issues and problems of concern to the Somali people encompassing political, social and cultural fields.
Accordingly, SomalilandMonitor’s main mission is to publish articles and commentaries of high journalistic standard that is fair, objective and free from extremism, bias or external influence. SomalilandMonitor is committed to provide a platform that is engaging with diversity of opinion, political ideology and self-expression.