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Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Somali Hotel Chain Owner Strives to Make a Difference - Video

(Medeshi)- Abdulaziz Billow - VOA - Many in the Somali diaspora are returning home to make a new life despite the continuing risks.

Ahmed Jama - Village restaurant (Photo captured from the video) 

Since 2011 when a military campaign against Al-Shabab militants began making progress, members of the diaspora community have come back to open hospitals, schools, hotels, restaurants and other businesses. Abdulaziz Billow in Mogadishu profiles the owner of a chain of hotels and restaurants who is helping to bring change to the once-deadly Somali capital.