Monthly Archives: February 2014

Mogadishu: evolution of an African capital – in pictures

A new exhibition presents contemporary images of the battle-ravaged Somali capital alongside rare archive images that document Mogadishu under Italian colonial rule. Images courtesy of the Mosaic Rooms

Mogadishu – Lost Moderns is at the Mosaic Rooms, London SW5, from 7 March to 26 April


Cock and Bull Story


The Italian Connection: How Rome Helped Ruin Somalia

blue poem

when I see blue,

I turn into blue,
then think about blueland.

My Flag Is Blue,
The sky Blue,
I’m blue.

I bleed blue,
I breath blue,
I’m blueman.

My blood is blue,
my colour blue,
proudly blue.