History Made In Somalia As First-Ever Female Deputy Speaker Is Elected In Parliament

Somalia’s long-awaited elections have proven to be a historic event so far. On the evening of 28th of April, Somali parliamentarians elected its first-ever female Deputy Speaker. Sadia Yasin Haji Samatar won the position with 137 votes, whilst her competitor Mohamed Caano Nuug received 107 votes in the second and final round of the voting. Sadia, a Somali-American, hails from the Puntland region of Somalia and … Continue reading History Made In Somalia As First-Ever Female Deputy Speaker Is Elected In Parliament

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Daughter and sister. Very lovely. Add granddaughter and auntie pride becomes bigger. Still, something is missing. Very cliché, but maybe a partner to conquer the world with and perhaps with Allah’s permission some beautiful children who we can teach about the meaning of life and the hereafter while being called hooyo. There, the equation is finally complete. This piece was submitted by Amina Abdi, who is … Continue reading Titles