Tuesday, June 25, 2024
Wardheer News

Is climate change speeding up? Here’s what the science says

For the past several years, a small group of scientists has warned that sometime early this century, the rate of global warming — which has remained largely steady for decades — might accelerate. Temperatures could rise higher, faster. The drumbeat of weather … Continued

Drug trafficking overwhelms customs controls at Bole airport

By Samuel Bogale The Ethiopian Customs Commission said it is struggling with the growing sophistication and capacity of drug smugglers who use Addis Ababa Bole International Airport. Ethiopia is becoming among one of the emerging transit hubs for smugglers. Of … Continued

Manifest II

To:  President of the Federal Government of Somalia H.E. Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo To:  Special Representative of the UN. Secretary-General for Somalia Amb. James SwanCC: International Communities July 1, 2020It has been thirty years since the first Manifesto was released and … Continued

Somalia: Bad Urbanization in the Era of Climate Change

By Faisal Roble The Pains of losing National Heritage The destruction of Mogadishu is a quaint, if not a whimsical, narrative of the demise of thousands of architecturally significant resources, some dating back to the founding era of the City … Continued

SAHANKII RICHARD BURTON EE AFRIKADA BARI

Tarjumo & Tifaftir Boodhari Warsame Hordhac Akristeyaasha sharfanoow, waxa hortiinna yaal ee aan idin la wadaagayaa waa iskudayga tarjumid buug caan ah oo qoraa caan ahi ka qoray socdaal sahan ahaa oo uu sannadkii 1854tii ku maray inta u dhexaysa … Continued

Ahmed Hussen’s Victory is both Somali and Canadian

By Faisal Roble On the eve of October 19, 2015, a young Somali woman called me from Toronto, Canada. Still winding down from my daily commute, I reluctantly answered the phone and inquired who the caller was? “You don’t know … Continued

GABAY-HAYIR: A SOMALI MOCK HEROIC SONG

By Prof. Said S. Samatar Introduction This piece appeared in Research in African Literatures exactly three decades ago. Since then mighty changes have occurred in Somalia in particular, and in the world at large generally.  Alas, Abdisalaam Haaji Aadan, the witty … Continued