Sunday, July 22, 2018
Wardheer News

Modern Challenges to the Spirit of Hajj

BY: ASLAM ABDULLAH There was a time when people would spend months and months preparing themselves financially and spiritually to live the real meaning of Hajj. However nowadays Hajj is offered as a holiday package. Many Hajj agencies all over the … Continued

Somalia on stability path as donors pledge support

Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May (centre) attends the London Somalia Conference at Lancaster House in London on May 11, 2017. AFP PHOTO | JACK HILL By JULIUS BARIGABA After a two-day high-level meeting on Somalia in Brussels, representatives of 58 … Continued

10-year-old girl bleeds to death after undergoing FGM in Somalia

Campaigners condemn FGM as ‘human lives issue’ after young girl Deeqa Dahir Nuur passes away after suffering severe bleeding following botched operation By May Bulman Dr Sarah Rodriguez says little is known of FGM in the US. In this picture, an FGM survivor carries … Continued

Eritrea appoints first ambassador to Ethiopia in two decades

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Eritrea has appointed its first ambassador to neighbouring Ethiopia in two decades, the government said on Saturday, as the former foes pushed on with a rapprochement. The job went to Semere Russom, Eritrea’s current education minister and … Continued