A Sizzlin’ Summer in the US – My American Story

Hi it’s a new year and it’s been months since I haven’t typed a blog. A lot has happened since I was out in the world and I have been up to something, sometimes nothing but I have a few-month travel story to tell you perhaps you like it. From the Red Sea in the … Continue reading A Sizzlin’ Summer in the US – My American Story

A newlywed Somali couple has become an Internet sensation

We often hear this saying many times. ‘Age is just a number’ and I personally use this a lot to describe situations every day but now sounds like the right time to apply to a Somali couple who are breaking the cycle of the marital age stereotype. Famous Somali singer Farxiya Fiska, 49, and her … Continue reading A newlywed Somali couple has become an Internet sensation

Khadra Dahir Cige, an icon of the Somali voice.

From my childhood memory of Somali music to the present day, one woman has always stolen my mind and that was the late Somali musician and influencer Khadra Dahir Cige, who is often branded as an “icon of Somali music.” As a child, I’d often wake up with my father’s morning radio program where we … Continue reading Khadra Dahir Cige, an icon of the Somali voice.

Two Powerful Stories of its Own – Bilan and Balqis Will Inspire You

Good morning folks. Ciid Mubarak! After a month of fasting, it was finally time to celebrate yesterday. Even though I wasn’t home to witness this festival, I still carried most of what this day had to offer me. Yesterday morning, when I was still hugging my bed, I came across something, a link on my … Continue reading Two Powerful Stories of its Own – Bilan and Balqis Will Inspire You

Spring season has arrived here restoring lives

Two months ago, I wrote something about the droughts here in Ethiopia. This year has been a difficult time for the people in this region who are among others highly reliant on seasonal rains. Whenever the spring season doesn't arrive on time or gets delayed, people suffer, animals are malnourished, grass disappears, and crops die … Continue reading Spring season has arrived here restoring lives

How Somaliland’s Biggest Market Had Vanished Within a Day. By Ahmed Abdi

Hello everyone, it’s been a while since I haven’t written something, two months to be correct. This’s the longest time I haven’t penned a blog I guess, or I simply missed writing. Whatsoever I am back to the world of writing again. First of all, Ramadan Mubarak! To some of my friends who want to … Continue reading How Somaliland’s Biggest Market Had Vanished Within a Day. By Ahmed Abdi

The severe droughts in the Somali peninsula and the urgent need for humanitarian assistance.

When you think of life in most African countries, probably many problematic things pour into your mind among others droughts and famines may be topping your guesses. If this was one of your first or second thoughts then it’s no wonder that you know what I am writing about. This time I’m bringing you another … Continue reading The severe droughts in the Somali peninsula and the urgent need for humanitarian assistance.