Friday, October 23, 2020

Giving China Field Day in the Middle East: Islamic World Silence on China Brutality,...

Passing the Buck to China in the Middle East: To let an adversary bleed itself dry in an ungovernable stretch of land with negligible...

Black Panther Actor, Chadwick Boseman, Loses 4-Year Battle to Cancer

The actor died at his Los Angeles home after being diagnosed with colon cancer four years ago Actor Chadwick Boseman, who played black icons Jackie...

Meet Muwado, the Eight-year-old girl Making Somalia Laugh

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All across Mogadishu and beyond, there is one name that brings smiles to people's faces: Muwado. The eight-year-old gir is the star of short comedy...

With Somalis, Why a Quiet Hajj Hurts

The annual hajj pilgrimage to Mecca was slated to begin this week. In normal times, pilgrims from around the world would be flocking to Islam’s holiest...

Hajj Cancellation Devastating for Somali Livestock Herders, Exporters

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With the annual Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca, or hajj, canceled this year because of the coronavirus pandemic, the socio-economic lives of Somalis have been...

Nile Talks Founder, Escalating Tension Between Africa Powers

African Union-brokered talks ended without an agreement on a disputed dam project on the Nile River’s main tributary, potentially ratcheting up tensions between two...

Aisha Silvia Romano Articulates Why She Became a Devout Muslim In 1st interview

I meet Aisha Silvia Romano in the Via Padova area in Milan. As I am approaching her, an Egyptian lady stops her; “Are you...

BREAKING NEWS: Mortar Shells Hit Mogadishu Stadium on Live Television

It was barely an hour after the President of Federal Somalia, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo re-opened the Mogadishu Stadium Sports Village when mortar shells rained...

Popular Ethiopian Singer Hachalu Hundessa Shot Dead in Addis Ababa

Hachalu Hundessa, an ethnic Oromo, was killed in the city's Gelan Condominiums area late on Monday, police said. A popular Ethiopian musician has been shot...

Tension on the Nile: Could Egypt and Ethiopia Really Go to War over Water?

Egypt calls it an "existential threat". As of next month, Ethiopia says it's going to start filling Africa's largest dam. How fast? Too fast, for...