by: Mataan • 315
Mohamed Ibrahim Warsame (Hadraawi) born in Burco-Somaliland in 1943 is a prominent Somali poet and songwriter. He is considered by many to be the greatest living Somali poet, having written many notable protest works. Hadraawi has been likened by some to Shakespeare, and his poetry has been translated into various languages.
Keywords: Somali, poet, song writer, hooyo, somaliland, somalia, ogaden, puntland, somali music, literature, teacher, poems.