Somalia (/səˈmɑːliə, soʊ-, -ljə/so-MAH-lee-ə; Somali:Soomaaliya; Arabic:الصومالaṣ-Ṣūmāl), officially the Federal Republic of Somalia (Somali:Jamhuuriyadda Federaalka Soomaaliya, Arabic:جمهورية الصومال الفدراليةJumhūrīyat aṣ-Ṣūmāl al-Fidirālīyah), is a country located in the Horn of Africa. It is bordered by Ethiopia to the west, Djibouti to the northwest, the Gulf of Aden to the north, the Indian Ocean to the east, and Kenya to the southwest. Somalia has the longest coastline on the continent's mainland, and its terrain consists mainly of plateaus, plains and highlands. Climatically, hot conditions prevail year-round, with periodic monsoon winds and irregular rainfall.
Somalia has a population of around 10.8 million. Around 85% of its residents are ethnic Somalis, who have historically inhabited the northern part of the country. Ethnic minorities are largely concentrated in the southern regions. The official languages of Somalia are Somali and Arabic, both of which belong to the Afroasiatic family. Most people in the country are Muslim, with the majority being Sunni.
Wanderson de Paula Sabino (Portuguese pronunciation:[ˈvɐ̃deʁsõ dʒi ˈpawlɐ sɐˈbinu]) ([sɔˈmaʎɐ], born June 22, 1977 in Nova Venécia), nicknamed Somália, is a Brazilianstriker. He currently plays for America.
On 27 April 2009, the right wingback Carlinhos and the forward terminated their contract with Náutico after their bad performances in this first part of the season.
#Somalia and #Italy maintained strong friendship based on mutual interests, trust and respect ...Following Somalia’s independence in the 1960s, its first shift was swift and bold, as the station began broadcasting Somali nationalist and irredentist music and poetry challenging the borders which the early Somali Republic had inherited.
“This means something for everyone including me ... She left Somalia when she was six and moved between Kenya and Uganda before settling in Cairo aged 19 ... It became an important home for Somalia’s rich storytelling tradition, hosting plays, musical extravaganzas and, in the 1980s, pan-African film festivals ... ....
“This means something for everyone including me ... She left Somalia when she was six and moved between Kenya and Uganda before settling in Cairo aged 19 ... It became an important home for Somalia’s rich storytelling tradition, hosting plays, musical extravaganzas and, in the 1980s, pan-African film festivals ... The building reopened again in 2020 ... .
somalia ... US launches first airstrike in Somalia under Biden ... She left Somalia when she was six and moved between Kenya and Uganda before settling in Cairo aged 19 ... It became an important home for Somalia’s rich storytelling tradition, hosting plays, musical extravaganzas and, in the 1980s, pan-African film festivals.
That’s why we combined our traditional journalism with an experiment in using music to bring people to our work. We created the OutlawOceanMusicProject, an effort to help disseminate and financially support the reporting ... And for that, journalism — with an assist from music — has an urgent role to play.
Ali’s family fled war-torn Somalia as refugees after her brother had already been killed ... As an amateur boxer Ali became the first female Muslim boxer to win an English Title before deciding to represent Somalia in 2017 ... “In competing for Somalia, I became the first boxer, male or female, to win an African Title for them.
“While other African countries were going down musically and culturally in the Eighties, Somalia was going up,” says Redjeb ... The state-funded bands were frequently called on to provide live accompaniment to musical plays staged at the National Theater of Somalia.
The one-day delay shouldn’t inconvenience anyone eager to hear a Burlington band whose members hail from Somalia, Tanzania and Burundi. Members of A2VT synthesize their African musical and dance roots with Western pop and hip-hop sensibilities and their songs – performed in up to eight unique languages – reflect their journey from Africa to America.
Nonny presented her music show, Fretwork, for many years and will be remembered for her wicked sense of humour ...Born in Somalia, his contribution to music during the anti-colonial and decolonisation period of the country made him a significant cultural figure of that time, said Hanna Ali, director of the London-based Kayd Somali arts organisation.
This time he found himself in the capital of Somalia, Mogadishu, trawling through thousands of cassettes and reel-reel tapes to find music dating back to 1972 and on to 1991. I am an unashamed fan of the AnalogAfrica label, their releases are never less than ‘interesting’ but the music of Somalia is something I’ve never really considered.