Somali Music Ban

Somalia in turmoil

Have you ever ever been to Somalia, if not then you may be amazed to be taught that Somali music has been banned in that nation? As a matter of reality, listening to any kind of music be it native or some other will finish you in serious trouble. It’s because the Islamic militia griping the nation considers listening to music an “act in opposition to god”.

Who cares about Somalia?

We at all times right here information and tales about ships being pirated and held for ransom. We don’t nevertheless find out about what else goes in that nation, that is just because these tales by no means make the headlines as they’re too trivial in nature as a result of more often than not, these tales no not even concern us. In opposition to the very unhealthy publicity of Somalia in relation to genocide and pirates, the nation has no efficient authorities and most a part of the Somali nation is managed by the Islamic militia. As well as, the world has turned its again in opposition to the nation that not means something to anybody.

Somali Music ban

The nation of Somalia is considered at conflict not solely with the world but additionally with its self. The Islamic militia has taken over massive sections of not solely the capital Mogadishu however massive territories which have given them excessive powers to implement such drastic and draconian legal guidelines. Individuals are too afraid to enterprise into musical reveals. Though there are some authorities managed radio stations that broadcast music however privately owned radio stations are too afraid too achieve this on account of concern of reprisals.

The answer is within the palms of the African nation to sort out this evil menace of the music ban. A rustic identified for its musical heritage and contribution to African music faces a music ban.

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