Somalia’s situation eerily mirrors that of SA

April 23, 2017
Opinion

Somalia is proving a scary example of how no economy can grow and become sustainable to the exclusion of locals, writes Victor Kgomoeswana. I found the resurgence of piracy ominously coincidental, considering the hype surrounding radical economic transformation in South Africa. My frustration with the quality of debate in our country is that playing the man is a much more appealing sport than playing the ball; but back to that later. …Read the Rest

TACSI: YASIN AXMED SULUB

TACSI: YASIN AXMED SULUB
March 27, 2017
News in Somali

Waxaa maalintii Jimcihii ee bishu ahayd 24 March ku geeryooday magaalada DirirDawa ee dalka Ethiopia, ALLA HA U NAXARIISTEE YASIN …Read the Rest

Blue skies over Somalia

Blue skies over Somalia
February 14, 2017
Politics

The stage seemed set for a ceremonial rubber-stamping of the status quo. Some of the new parliamentarians, many of who …Read the Rest

Ahmed Hussen: From Somali refugee to Canada’s parliament

Ahmed Hussen: From Somali refugee to Canada’s parliament
January 14, 2017
Politics

Ahmed Hussen came to Canada from Somalia as a refugee. Now he’s the country’s newest minister of immigration. Along with …Read the Rest

Minorities are joining the rush to buy guns in Minnesota

Minorities are joining the rush to buy guns in Minnesota
January 3, 2017
Peace

Abdul Yusuf and Jamal Abdulahi hadn’t seen the need before, but a few weeks after the November election the two …Read the Rest

Somali Refugee Makes History In U.S. Election

Somali Refugee Makes History In U.S. Election
November 11, 2016
Politics

She’s a former refugee, a Muslim, a mom of three, and now the first Somali-American lawmaker in the United States. …Read the Rest

HAMBALYO AROOSKA: MAXAMED A. XASAN IYO UBAX M. GEEDEEYE

HAMBALYO AROOSKA: MAXAMED A. XASAN IYO UBAX M. GEEDEEYE
July 31, 2016
News in Somali

DHAMMAAN QOYSKA REER GEEDEEYE MEELKASTA OO AY JOOGAAN, DIBADDA IYO GUDAHABA: Hooyo Shamis Jamac iyo caruurteeda Hooyo Amina Warsame iyo …Read the Rest

‘Peaceful and resilient’: project shows true face of Somalis

‘Peaceful and resilient’: project shows true face of Somalis
April 20, 2016
Politics

Tuesday 19 April 2016: For many people it is easy to stereotype Somalis as agents of terrorism, annoying refugees, gun-wielding …Read the Rest

Child malnutrition soars in northern Somalia due to severe drought

Child malnutrition soars in northern Somalia due to severe drought
April 20, 2016
News in English

Monday 18 April 2016: Child malnutrition rates are soaring in northern Somalia, where the harshest drought in decades has ravaged …Read the Rest

Somalia’s livestock exports grow aimd increased demand in Mideast

Somalia’s livestock exports grow aimd increased demand in Mideast
April 20, 2016
Economy

Latest data from a UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) report shows Somalia exported 4.9 million goats and sheep, 295,000 …Read the Rest

Fears 400 refugees have drowned in Mediterranean after boats capsize

Fears 400 refugees have drowned in Mediterranean after boats capsize
April 20, 2016
News in English

Hundreds of refugees are feared to have drowned in the Mediterranean Sea after their boats capsized. Reports say the refugees were fleeing …Read the Rest