Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Wardheer News

Line of Death: A short Story

By Abdihakim Marayare Editor’s Note: This is a vivid, poignant, fictionalized portrayal of Al-Shabaab’s vast infiltration of Mogadishu. The militant group has long waged a war of terror in the capital, killing politicians, journalists, entertainers, and other innocent people. This short … Continued

A day in the life of a young Somali girl

Editor’s note: Humanity Against Poverty (HAP) begins their work with a human story. By dipping into the rich stories of people impacted by poverty. It’s a digital platform that prides itself in depicting the beautiful, ornately layered stories of people … Continued

Here Come the Young

By Kristin Lord, FP As tweets and headlines skip from crisis to crisis, the largest youth population in human history is coming of age in a steady, unstoppable wave. While countries across Europe and East Asia are grappling with declining … Continued

Somali Youth: Genration Tomorrow

New generation, new hope

By Dr. Hamdi Mohamed “Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars”  Khalil Gibran Change is in the air! No, it is not the vibrancy of rebuilding a country – nor the … Continued

Somalia refutes claims of child abuse

Xinhua- The Somali government on Wednesday slammed a sensational report that appeared in the Washington Post, alleging its security forces were involved in violation of children’s rights. In a statement, Mogadishu trashed the report from the leading American newspaper, terming … Continued

Diploma Mills Mislead and Defraud Vulnerable Somali Students

By Abdillahi Hussein It all started with Facebook erroneous comment on a basic fundamental economics concept by someone claiming to hold “doctoral” degree in the Economics. Oddly, that person was using a copy of his “Ph.D. degree in Economics” as … Continued

Help Guled! #GacanQaboGuled

Hello! We are a team of Somalis, from Somalia and the Somali diaspora who are conducting a fundraiser for Guled , a 13-year old boy genius. Guled is a self-taught inventor, who began creating cars and planes from an early … Continued

Reflections from a Somali-American teacher

By Qorsho Hassan I was raised by a single mother who valued education and the deen (Islam), and so my childhood revolved around books, the arts and constant exposure to the vibrancy of the Somali Dhaqan (culture). In the beginning … Continued