Tuesday, June 25, 2024
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Saudi Arabia to send first female astronaut into space

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia will send the Kingdom’s first female astronaut and a male astronaut to the International Space Station (ISS) during the second quarter of 2023.  Astronauts Rayyanah Barnawi and Ali AlQarni will join the crew of the AX-2 space … Continued

Campaign against female cut gears up in Mandera

By Ibrahim Adan Ali  Women in Mandera county have committed to ending Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) terming the cultural practice as retrogressive. The women vowed to fully involve initiatives that will end the practice. They made the commitment during a conference on … Continued

Analyzing Puntland’s ‘National Curriculum’ Part II

By Dr. Abdirizak H. Nurre Curriculum in use Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to analyze ‘Puntland National Curriculum Framework’ (PNCF) to understand its meanings.  The paper examines the following area of the document: curriculum in use, which includes … Continued

Former Somali Minister wins case against online bully

By Aggrey Mutambo A Somali man who insulted and threatened a minister in his country was on Friday convicted for online bullying after he published content attacking the cabinet member for pushing for reproductive rights. A Dutch Court sitting in The … Continued

Somali American Women Score Wins in US Midterm Elections

Mohamud Mascadde & Harun Maruf MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA — At least seven Somali-American women won races in Tuesday’s U.S. midterm elections, results show. Ilhan Omar, the most prominent Somali American politician, won re-election for her U.S. House of Representatives seat in Minnesota’s … Continued

Women with hijab found to face bias in Egypt

By Ahmed Elshamy Women wearing hijabs (Muslim headscarves) are being discriminated against by businesses in Egypt, a BBC Arabic investigation has discovered. The evidence appears to violate Egypt’s constitution, which bans discrimination based on religion, sex, race or social class. … Continued