Monday, December 18, 2017
Wardheer News

Review: ‘The Mayor of Mogadishu,’ by Andrew Harding

NONFICTION: A striking portrait of modern Somalia — told through the job and life of Mogadishu’s mayor. By Mila Koumpilova KATHARINE HOURELD, ASSOCIATED PRESSFile – Mohamud Nur BBC foreign correspondent Andrew Harding’s book “The Mayor of Mogadishu” opens with an … Continued

VICTIMIZED SOMALIA

By Asha Abdalla Editor’s note’s : This is an excerpt from an upcoming book titled Somalia failing due to bad leadership by Asha Ahmed Abdalla, a political activist and former parliamentarian and Assistant Minister. ______ Somalia is a victim of … Continued

A Review of English-Maay Dictionary‏

Reviewed by Liban Ahmad  Book: English-Maay Dictionary Authors: Mohamed Haji Mukhtar and Omar Moalim Ahmed Paperback: 213 pages Publication date: July 2007 The Somali Maay  is one of the major dialects spoken in Somalia. Unlike the Maxaa  dialect,  which was chosen to become … Continued

Gorfeyn Buug: “Afar Waraabe: Sheekooyin Soomaaliyeed oo Hidde Ah”

Diyaariyei: Maxamed Xasan “Alto” Fallanqayn iyo Wareysi kooban Habeeyey oo Tarjumay: Georgi Kapchits Daabacday: Kooxda Madbacadda URSS; Daabacaadda koowaad La Daabacay: Oktoobar 2015; Gal Jilicsan; 416 bog Buuggan “Afar Waraabe: Sheekooyin Soomaaliyeed oo Hidde Ah”, waxaa habeeyey oo tarjumay qoraaga … Continued

A Memoir of the Somali Civil War: A Book Review

Reviewed by Liban Ahmad Book: Out of Mogadishu Author: Yusuf Mohamed Haid Paperback: 166 pages During the first two weeks of 1991 Somalis eagerly awaited the overthrow of the military dictatorship of Mohamed Siyad Barre. Throughout 1990, Mogadishu was notorious … Continued