Somalia Arts and Literature
North Africa

Somalia Music

Music In Somalia, music has always played a role in subordinate poetry, which is also reflected in the lack of musical instruments. The only instrument used is the drum, mainly by women who accompany the singing of poetry. In male singing tradition there is absolutely no instrumental accompaniment. Countryaah: Population and demographics of Somalia, including […]

Somalia Landmarks
North Africa

Somalia Sightseeing Places

Somalia was created in 1960 with the merger of the former colonies of British and Italian Somalia. For almost two decades (with the fall of the authoritarian government of Siad Barre in 1991), Somalia’s civil war has been raging in large parts. Until a transitional government was formed in 2000, there was no functioning government […]