discover OUr treasures
Laas Geel: Somaliland’s best-kept secret
Hidden in the badlands of Somaliland is an outcrop of rock paintings from one of the world’s oldest pastoral traditions. Laas Geel’s rock art is estimated to date to somewhere between 9,000 and 3,000 years BC.
FIND OUT MORE ABOUT YOUR ROOTS
A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.
DO YOU KNOW ABOUT THESE HISTORICAL SOMALILAND FIGURES?
Abirahman Ahmed Ali
was the first president of Somaliland?
was the founder of Hargeisa?
was the first woman minister in the Somaliland governement
Safya HaSHI Madar
was the 16th century Imam of Adal empire who put the major part of Ethiopia under his rule?
is the Somaliland nationalist struggling for SL independence who was jailed in Sadaddin Island by the British
the SNM fighter who was caught in Operation in Hargeisa and freed by SNM mujahidin hours before the time set for his execution.
Sayid Maxamed cabdalle xasan
the leader of first African liberation army who were the victims of the first aerial bombardment in Africa.
SULDAN ADBIRAHMAN SUL DERIA & SULDAN ABDILLAH SUL DERIA
the names of Somaliland sultans who were active in the struggle against the British rule