Monday, July 23, 2018
Wardheer News

Ibrahim Dheere Finally Speaks Up

By Hassan M. Abukar Ibrahim M. Hussein—better known as “Ibrahim Dheere,” the Chairman of the United Western Somali Liberation Front (UWSLF) in the Somali region of Ethiopia—is now in the news, after many years of silence. Sporting a well-trimmed beard, … Continued

Somali father defends FGM after daughter, 10, dies

The father of a 10-year-old girl who died after undergoing female genital mutilation (FGM) in Somalia has defended the practice. Dahir Nur’s daughter died of blood loss on 17 July, two days after being taken to a traditional circumciser. But he … Continued

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

Sabo

W.Q. Khaliil Cabdiraxmaan Xasan Ha saluugin inanyahay Sabada dhulkeenoo Safarkiyo qaxootiga Sadaqada shisheeyaha Ha u sacaba tuman Ummaddaha adduunka qoloba Ilaah meel buu kaga abuuaray. Kala duwanaanshaha muuqaalka, afka, dhaqanka, diinta iyo midabka ka sakow ummad waliba waxay leedahay sabo … Continued

What is in a Picture: Unprofessional Conduct in Brussels?

WardheerNews series- What’s in a Picture  The Somali Partnership Forum, held in Brussels, Belgium, on July 16 and 17, 2018, was attended by representatives of fifty-eight countries and 6 international organizations to discuss humanitarian issues, economic recovery, and review the progress … Continued