Saturday, June 23, 2018

Is Black Panther Islamophobic? A Somali Canadian Perspective

First, I need to tell you who I am. I am a diaspora Somali Canadian based in Toronto, Ontario. I am an educator, researcher with...

Dahabshiil Group Sponsors TEDx Hargeisa Event

TEDx Hargeisa , an annual event that brings together the local and world leading thinkers and doers to share ideas that matter in any...

MIAF: Somaliland Music Workshop ‘A Success’

In what is seen as major inroads made in Somaliland’s cultural sector, the Music In Africa Foundation (MIAF) is proud to announce that a music training...

Somali Canadian Wins 10K Literary Prize For Her Poetry on Muslim Identity in Canada

Somali Canadian Rowda Mohamud won the inaugural Ross and Davis Mitchell Prize for Faith and Writing on October 31st, as part of the Faith...
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Valor – What Happened In Somalia?

Matt Barr and Christina Ochoa talk about the helicopter crash and the moments after. Nora (Christina Ochoa) and Gallo (Matt Barr), with the secret still...

Churchill and the Mad Mullah of Somaliland (Book)

In the late nineteenth century, the British Empire commanded the seas and possessed a vast Indian Empire, as well as other extensive dominions in...

Mandera bus attack film ‘Watu Wote’ wins Student Oscar

The 2015 Mandera bus attack that was immortalized in a film Watu Wote: All of us has won an Oscar. The short film that was...

Maya Jama: What made my dad a ‘bad’ man?

In Maya Jama’s earliest memory, the police are knocking on the door, and then they are asking her: “Where’s your dad?” Maya knew exactly...

President Farmajo Calls Dahabshiil-Sponsored MogBF a Step Forward

Somalia's President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed has praised the recent book fair as an initiative that portends a bright future for the nation. President Mohamed said...

Reelmedia: Filming a social experiment about Somalia

Reelmedia’s film “How Far Would You Walk for Clean Water?” was shown globally, on UNICEF’s social media channels, to highlight the situation of children...

Latest article

Congressman Steve King says Somali Muslims not welcome in district’s meat-packing plants

Politico is reporting that Congressman Steve King (R) of Iowa's 4th Congressional District doesn't want anyone working in the meat-packing plants found in King's political...

Somaliland Irked by Perceived Partiality, Disrespect of SRSG Keating

The Republic of Somaliland communicated its dissatisfaction of how SRSG Michael Keating presented the ongoing conflict between Somaliland and the Puntland Federal State of...

INVESTORS ARE HELPING PUT SOMALILAND ON THE MAP

A disputed part of a war-torn nation is holding out promise for the Horn of Africa. Hong Kong–based American business developer Robby Zirkelbach has set...