Archive for August, 2012

To the friends, supporters and colleagues of Maxamed Xaashi Dhamac ‘Gaarriye’

Written by admin on August 22nd, 2012
Maxamed Xaashi Dhamac "Gaarriye"

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Deeply shocked and extremely moved by the grave medical condition that Maxamed Xaashi Dhamac “Gaarriye” is currently passing through, we, Somaliland Society Europe, Redsea Online cultural foundation and other Somaliland organizations wish to earnestly extend this invitation to all his friends to attend an event dedicated to celebrating his gigantic literary accomplishment, standing by his side in this moment of anguish, and making invocation to Allah for his speedy recovery. This event is being held on Sund
ay 2nd September 2012, 6pm at Oxford House, Derbyshire Street, E2 6HG, London.

Gaarriye left Somaliland last September, where he lectured at University of Hargeysa and Amoud to teach Somali language and literature as a visiting scholar in Norway. Sadly, he suddenly fell ill and was hospitalised in Oslo where he still remains under intensive medication. Read the rest of this entry »