Friday, December 06, 2019
Wardheer News

Model Rawdah Mohamed looks majestic in Lebanese look

KHAOULA GHANEM  DUBAI: Rawdah Mohamed knows all about delivering a head-turning style moment. The Somali-born model who is based in Finland, has amassed a loyal legion of Instagram followers, mainly followers of modest fashion, who flock to her page for … Continued

At 29, Ilwad Elman Is at the Forefront of Somalia’s Peace Process

BY EMMA SPECTER Somalia has birthed some of the most visible members of the fight for social justice here in the U.S. and abroad, including Minnesota congressperson Ilhan Omar and Galkayo Education Centre for Peace and Development founder Hawa Aden Mohammed. Perhaps the youngest of … Continued

Women’s football league kicks off in post-Bashir Sudan

KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Sudan has launched a women’s football league, a move that reflects the new transitional government’s aspirations for the country and allows female players to push for wider acceptance. Under deposed president Omar al-Bashir, who was toppled in … Continued

Slain Canadian-Somalian journalist Nalayeh a trailblazer

BY NATALIE SCHACHAR AND TRACEY LINDEMAN OTTAWA, ONTARIO,As bombings and attacks rocked the African nation of Somalia in recent years, Canadian-Somalian journalist Hodan Nalayeh found what she believed was a higher calling: Showcasing the hidden beauty of her homeland and … Continued