Saturday, August 24, 2019

Somaliland: Hadraawi Poems Show Commitment of Poet and Man – A Review

Within the literary sphere, there has oft’ been this argument of what the actual role of the poet ought to be in society. On...

Terrorism a Common Challenge for Muslims, Christians to Tackle

Terrorists are criminals whose actions are not sanctioned by an religious groups and the fight against terrorism must he seen in that light according...

Actor Clooney Troubled by ISIS Threats, Afraid for Family Security

As Amal Clooney brings charges against the Islamic State to the French courts, her husband, George Clooney, is opening up about the frequent security risks...

Adnan Mohamed: Capturing Somaliland on Lens

The story of Africa and its culture can only be found among its people who live the beautiful moments shared. The image of the...

United States Revokes Citizenship of Somaliland-born Imam Sending Him Home

The U.S. government has revoked the U.S. citizenship of the former imam of Portland’s largest mosque after he arrived in Somaliland last week. Mohamed Sheikh...
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Canadian-Somali Artist – Amaal – Back With Another Stunning Video

After the breakout success of her gorgeous video for "Not What I Thought," (which recently passed 1 million views on YouTube) Toronto-by-way-of-Mogadishu artist Amaal is back...

The Other Side of the Western Notion of Islam, Muslims

In his travels through the Mideast and Africa, James Jeffrey found mostly peaceful Muslims, kind to a fault and proud of their religion. I want...

Are Arab Regimes More Islamophobic Than Most?

Middle Eastern governments have forged alliances with right-wing groups in the West dedicated to anti-Islam bigotry. In 2017, at a public panel in Riyadh, the...

His Islamophobia Prepared Him to Become a Devout Muslim Leader

“I wanted to kill Muslims, now I am one”, Richard McKinney’s (a.k.a.Omar-Saeed Ibn-Mac) As the world comes to terms with the recent events that unfolded...

Suspect in New Zealand Mosques Shooting Charged, 49 Dead

A 28-year-old man has been charged with murder in connection with an unprecedented attack on two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch on Friday,...

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Jubaland Election Results Mired by Conflicting Regional Interests

Regional interests shaped Thursday’s elections in Somalia’s semi-autonomous region of Jubaland, with two people claiming to have won the presidency. On Thursday, Jubaland’s politicians held...

Saudi Arabia, Qatar Shadow-box Over Somalia Spoils, Influence

While Qatar declared it would build a new seaport in Somalia, Saudi Arabia has recognized the autonomous Somaliland's passport, a move that may deepen...

Somalia: Jubbaland Assembly Picks Ahmed Madobe for 3rd Term at Presidency

Ahmed Madobe has  been re-elected  as the president of the Semi-autonomous Jubbaland region after a poll in the capital Kismayo on Thursday morning. Full name...