Tuesday, July 14, 2020
English club Arsenal’s star Mesut Ozil has donated 713,000 Turkish liras ($101,000) to the Turkish Red Crescent for an aid campaign for the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. The money will be used to provide iftar – the evening meal...
A shift is underway in Somaliland, where women are demanding more space to express themselves. They are building gyms, joining leagues, and running races – exuding a new boldness and camaraderie while embracing their faith. Ryan Lenora Brown/The Christian Science...
The most successful British track athlete in modern Olympics history and a European & World record holder in multiple events, Mo Farah celebrates his 37th birthday. Born on this day in 1983, Mo Farah is the most decorated athlete...
Here’s a short break from some of this week’s (and possibly....year’s) doom and gloom: on Wednesday, the New York Times wrote a lovely piece about a 10-kilometer race in Somaliland that’s become popular with women, despite extreme gender disparity in the region. Somaliland,...
The Somaliland marathon was born two years ago. The event, and a related 10-kilometer race, is attracting increasing numbers of women.Credit...Mustafa Saeed In a traditional, conservative society, more female athletes are participating in an annual running event, a sign life...
By Goth Mohamed Goth Federation of Kenya Football Division One side Sindo United played an international friendly match against Somaliland’s Hargeisa Municipality Team on Saturday evening at the Hargeisa stadium. The Hargeisa Municipality team won the match 3-1 against Kenya Federation...
PLANS to send an Island side to an international football tournament in 2020 have been revived with news that Somaliland will not host the ConIFA World Cup. The 2020 ConIFA World Cup will no longer be held in Somaliland –...
Abdi Jama was born in the self-declared republic of Somaliland but moved to the UK aged six. In England, he became paralysed after falling from a window aged 14. He feared his dreams of being a sportsman were over, until...
By Matthew Russell Lee, Exclusive, CJRLetter PFT UNITED NATIONS GATE, July 21 – The corruption of the UN system under Antonio Guterres has extended to the UN Capital Development Fund, UNCDF. Today Inner City Press publishes this exclusive regarding Somalia and Somaliland, and inaction by UN...
After a remarkable CONIFA World Football Cup in London 2018 we are more than delighted to announce to our stakeholders all over the world that the Matebeleland Football Team will return to the global stage in 2020 with dates...