Abshir waxa uu toosay inyar ka hore hiirtii waaberi. Dhaxan daran baa jirtay oo qofka u diidaysay in uu weysaysto, waa se uu ku qasbanaa in uu si uun maaro ugu helo. Laba rakacdood oo sunne ah ayuu ku tukaday mawlac ku dhex yiil xerada uu ku noola. Dabadeedna salaaddii subax buu ku xigsiiyey markii ay jamaacadii soo buuxsantay.
Mawlicii buu ku sii negaa oo uu ku akhrisanayey adkaar badan iyo aayado quraan ah ilaa diiggu cidii joojiyey. Abu-Xasna oo qori AK-47 ah xanbaarsan ayaa soo is-taagay afaafka hore ee mawlaca uu Abshir ku cibaadaysanayey. Suul-dhabaale ayuu ku soo jeediyey Abshir oo qushuuc la gadhoodhsan. Continue reading
Whenever one visits the Daroor District on the border of Ethiopia and Somaliland, you cannot help but admire the zeal and determination portrayed by the youth of Wabaado village.
During our visit, we met Ugbad Abdi Dirie, a twenty one year old phenomenal girl who has been brought up in a pastoralist family that keeps camels and sheep. This young spirit is such an inspiration to her people and has always demonstrated leadership in her village to the extent she ended up being selected to represent them during a training on animal health. “I have always felt capable and comfortable to represent my people and they always look up to me as their daughter and sister that can speak on their behalf,” says Ugbad. Continue reading