Somali nomad near Zeila thru Iphone Hipstamatic - Somaliland by Eric Lafforgue, via Flickr
Lighthouse port of Mogadishu circa. 1988
The man is being drenched in milk. This is called Caana Shub and the man being treated in such a manner is the Sultan, Ugaas, Caaqil, Nabadoon, a sage or a leader of a certain tribe or region.
A beautiful moment - Somalia
Somali Nomads (in white) at a Market in 1969 in Xuddar(Hudar) Region, Somalia. How do they get their hair like that. Its crazy. So much style. Plus if you look at the patterns the guys are wearing the one in green and white( 3rd from left and 5th from left as well).
Henna beard. Typical Somali elder.
Mzee Musa a blind elder in Chogo, Tanzania. Many Hundreds of Somali Bantu refugees were granted Tanzanian citizenship in 2007 and 2008. The refugees currently living in Chogo began arriving in Tanzania in the early 1990s. / UNHCR / B. Bannon / November 2008
Man with henna dyed hair in Hargeisa, Somaliland. Photo by Swaitoslaw Wojtkowiak.
A character filled face in Eastleigh, Nairobi- Kenya