I have uploaded two voice narratives of two Somali nomad warriors, part of a war party, recounting their past expedition. The recording was recorded in 1931, which makes it the oldest voice recording of Somali nomads to date. See below for parts 1 and 2. Part 1: Part 2:
These potraits have been captured by Georges Revoil, a famous French traveller-photographer who was one of the first European explorers to set foot inside the Horn of Africa. He visited Ardul Somali (including Ethiopia) all the way to Zanzibar.
It is no secret that for the past two decades; dozens of regional administrations – many overlapping their virtual regional borders – have sporadically emerged. Notwithstanding that majority were driven by the recent US Policy change in employing the US dual-track approach; it seems that the external actors continue to spur this process fully knowing […]
Below you will see the table of contents (in image format) of my published book: ‘Somali President Mohammed Siad Barre, His Life and Legacy’. I will attempt to share some preview excerpts from the book in the coming weeks insha’Allah.