15 Years of Blogging: A Personal Milestone Celebration

2003: First Internet Use Experience It’s 10:00 am in May 2003 (I don’t remember the day), a typical very hot day in Mogadishu. We just came back from swimming in Geel Laq, a very popular beach in Mogadishu back in the day. Swimming was a typical childhood experience in Mogadishu! On our way back home,Continue reading “15 Years of Blogging: A Personal Milestone Celebration”

Premier Wallet vs EVC PLUS: Co-opetition or Competition?

Note: This is an opinion article based on pure understanding of the local business market. No official communication was made to the companies referred in this piece. Mohamed Muse Hassan, the Author Context If you’re the CEO of Hormuud Telecom and you’re approached by the CEO of Premier Bank for the integration of EVC PLUSContinue reading “Premier Wallet vs EVC PLUS: Co-opetition or Competition?”

Ten Days in America

I have paid a visit to the US for the first time in my life and here are the reactions of my main encounters. Visiting Times Square and the Statue of Liberty in New York, taking a workshop at Harvard Innovation Lab, and exploring MIT D-Lab gave me the taste of living at the heart of the world and the Capital of Education. And did I tell you the MIT tour?

Mentoring Japanese High Schoolers

Whenever I visit high schools in Japan, Japanese kids don’t stop to impress me. Their quality is just too high considering their age. My experiences with them always contribute to my vision of the kind of education I want Somali kids to have and the way I want them to learn.