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[VIDEO] Evil spell: Mombasa thieves dance on street with snake after stealing car

Witchcraft is real. At least that is what two suspected car thieves found out in Mombasa after they were caught by suspected evil powers.The two...

Race hate graffiti is daubed all over empty house as Sri Lankan family is...

Vile racist graffiti has been daubed on the outside of a house just days before a family from Sri Lanka are due to move...

The Two Americans: Abraham never fit in, Hisham finally feels at home; then their...

Abraham Davis was sitting on a thin blue pad on the concrete floor of Cell 3 in a jail in western Arkansas when a...

Safari, New York’s Somali Restaurant

Utensils are provided, but the goat with pasta is so good that it’s hard to resist wolfing it down. In the nineteen-nineties, the late, great...

The Roots of the Barcelona Attack

In Catalonia, Salafist Terror Is No Surprise The August 17 terrorist attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils, in which a total of 15 people were killed by...

Somaliland: Holes in the Kindlesphere

Many politicians in my acquaintance are fond of demonstrating their prowess with new technology. They and their researchers take great delight in deploying gizmos...

Uncovering Somalia’s forgotten music of the 1970s

A trove of recordings that survived 'Africa's Dresden' is a window into how music once flourished under a dictatorship. In 1331, famed Moroccan explorer Ibn...

The female face of Shariah law in Malaysia

Sitting in a court library surrounded by Islamic law books, Nenney Shushaidah Binti Shamsuddin is polite and softly spoken as she describes the rigours...

A FACEBOOK EXECUTIVE SAYS FASTING FOR 15 HOURS A DAY CHANGED HIS LIFE –...

In 2014, Dan Zigmond, director of analytics at Facebook, lost more than 20 pounds in less than a year. He didn't track steps or...

Sitaad: Somali women’s traditional devotional space

This article provides a brief introduction to the Sufi women’s religious practice in Somalia known as Sitaad. The text is based on my recently published...

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Somaliland, the lessons of a ghost country

The former British protectorate (Somaliland), self-proclaimed independence of Somalia in 1991, has not been recognized by any state but tries to consolidate the exercise...

Pentagon foresees at least two more years of combat in Somalia

Amid its escalating campaign of drone strikes in Somalia, the Pentagon has presented the White House with an operational plan that envisions at least...

Humanitarian data breaches: the real scandal is our collective inaction

Why it’s time for an independent investigatory body CAMBRIDGE, 8 December 2017: The news that a platform used by at least 11 major operational NGOs and...