Welcome to Barkinka
Barkinka, which refers to the traditional African headrest used by original Somali nomads, is chosen here to symbolise the last besieged piece of dignity left standing. When the rest of the body is buried deep in the dirt, barkinka is what supports and keeps our heads off the ground, even though we may be asleep.
Sino-Ethiopian Cooperation: Modern-day colonial joint venture Chinese foreign direct investment [FDI] has soared in Africa, with over $14 [...]
The Geopolitics of Oil & Gas in Somali Territories: Ignore Ogaden and NFD at your peril Ogaden-NFD Twin [...]
Who owns the “elections” in Somalia? Apparently there’re elections taking place in Somalia. A process best described as [...]