Fourteen years ago, longtime community activist Abdirizak Bihi received a call informing him of an after-school fight that broke out between Somali-American...Continue reading »
A Canadian court held a trial Tuesday for Mohamed Hersi, a Somali-Canadian resident of Toronto, who was accused of trying to join the Al Qaeda-affiliated...Continue reading »
Armed police patrolled the streets of Kenya’s port city Mombasa on Wednesday following the assassination of a prominent radical Muslim cleric who...Continue reading »
A selfless teacher who saved the life of a seriously ill pupil by donating one of his kidneys has been hailed as a hero.
Ray Coe said he knew it was ‘the...Continue reading »
Two days after the end of school in June, four Minneapolis educators plan to head off to a different kind of summer school.
Three teachers and a Somali-born...Continue reading »
Home Office survey of people of Somali origin in Birmingham in 2005 found that 34 per cent said they had chewed khat in month before the interview.
The...Continue reading »
The Toronto Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance locating a missing girl.
Najma Abdullahi, 13, was last seen on Sunday, March 16,...Continue reading »
After more than 24 years living in Edmonton, Somali national Mohamed Jimale moved to his home country to help rebuild the country’s national university.
Partnering...Continue reading »
FOR three years Aden Ibrahim has been scouring the globe to find art from Somalia to show his beloved homeland has more to offer than just war and famine.
Now...Continue reading »
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Two men were charged Tuesday after police say they beat and robbed a man in the locker room of a Life Time Fitness in Eden Prairie,...Continue reading »
U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents in Philadelphia said they seized 150 pounds of khat — a stimulant from the Arabian Peninsula — 140 codeine...Continue reading »
COLUMBUS, Ohio – A family pleads for help finding their loved one’s killer.
Someone fatally shot 31-year-old Abdul-Fatah Yussuf at a north...Continue reading »
Fahma Mohamed’s incredible journey from Bristol schoolgirl to the global figurehead of the movement to end female genital mutilation (FGM) took another...Continue reading »
A move by the Toronto District School Board to begin hammering out an action plan to offer Somali students more help sparked an outcry among dozens of...Continue reading »
The Republican Party of Minnesota says it is endorsing a Somali-American for a seat in the state Legislature for the first time. On Wednesday, the party...Continue reading »
A 12-year-old boy who drowned in a St. Louis Park school swimming pool was part of a class of about 30 children being supervised by a teacher who was...Continue reading »
All through awards season 2014 rumours have been swirling that Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o is dating fellow oscar winner Jared Leto. The two have been...Continue reading »
Police found six Somali migrants who were abandoned in the southern Mexican state of Chiapas by the people traffickers they hired to smuggle them into...Continue reading »
Twenty years have passed since Somalis started arriving in Minnesota to establish their largest community in America. Yet a large gap in understanding...Continue reading »
Tired of hatred. ”Throughout my childhood I got up early to know the African-phobia and anti Muslim, a combination many Somalis are forced to endure,”...Continue reading »