From the drought to the rainy season

Now it is finally here again – the rainy season! Alhamdulillah- thank God, one can only say – it was sorely needed! In this article, I will tell you about the drought, what effect it had on my life in Somalia, how the rainy season is and what’s going on when it rains! What does…

A Powerwoman from Turkey: We need Somalia!

As salaamu alaikum and Hello dear friends, Yesterday  I had a very exciting occasion, which I want to share with you. It is about a short, but very nice meeting with a sister from Turkey! Actually it was not only her- her business-partner came to visit us as well- they came to Somalia for the…

My first trip to Somalia

…Or the first step into another world. Here I will tell you about the pathway to my new life. So many questions…. As you can imagine, such an open-length journey is extremely exciting. What do you take with you? What can you leave out? What at all is existing in a country, where there has…

“Why especially Somalia?” Or: My Way to There

“Why especially Somalia?” Or: My Way to There. “You live in…Somaaaliaa?!? Why???” and “Whaaaat, how come…???” – These are maybe the most common questions I have to answer, when I meet someone new. Yes, especially Somali people are surprised by hearing that a German sister moved BY CHOICE to this country, where most of them…

Hello, World! (About Us)

As salamu alaikum and hello dear friends, Since English is the no.1 language in the world and many of the Somali people, which I would like to reach, are not only in Germany but in English- speaking countries, I decided to write some articles also in English language. From now on, the world can get…

What´s the meaning of “Germali´s?”

  What does it mean- “The Germali´s”? This name is a combination between the two nationalities, which are connecting our Admin-Team: German and Somali –> The Germali´s! It was really not easy for us to choose the right name for our blog. Honestly, it was easy for our heart, but not for our mind: Other…