STORIES: Somalia: The girls of Mogadishu are heading back to the beach: The girls of Mogadishu are heading back to the beach

Africa, Somalia, Benaadir region. Mogadishu. 18/09/2017 Elman FC football club. The players are seen in the locker room while praying and getting ready, a few minutes before the match at the Banadir Stadium, located in the Jamacadaha area in Hodan district. Elman Ali Ahmed was a Somali entrepreneur and social activist, assassinated in 1996 near the family's home in the southern part of the city. Ahmed also managed Elman FC, a football team in the city, provided relief services to disadvantaged children, and contributed to rehabilitating community facilities such as roads and electricity. Today Elman FC enjoys a successful record, and closely rivals Banaadir Telecom FC.
The girls of Mogadishu are heading back to the beach

Africa, Somalia, Benaadir region. Mogadishu. 18/09/2017 Elman FC football club. The players are seen in the locker room while praying and getting ready, a few minutes before the match at the Banadir Stadium, located in the Jamacadaha area in Hodan district. Elman Ali Ahmed was a Somali entrepreneur and social activist, assassinated in 1996 near the family's home in the southern part of the city. Ahmed also managed Elman FC, a football team in the city, provided relief services to disadvantaged children, and contributed to rehabilitating community facilities such as roads and electricity. Today Elman FC enjoys a successful record, and closely rivals Banaadir Telecom FC.