Mohammed Adow

Mohammed Adow

"Mohammed Adow is an Al Jazeera roving correspondent based in Doha. He has more than 15 years of experience reporting from across Africa.

Mohammed has filed exclusive reports for Al Jazeera about the Ogaden fighters who have been battling to achieve an autonomous state in eastern Ethiopia. He has also reported from the Rift Valley and elsewhere in Kenya about the post-election violence that rocked the nation, and covered conflicts in Somalia and Sudan."

Middle East

Keeping hopes alive: Yemeni children visit amusement park

With many children unable to go to school due to war, social workers bring some cheer to their face.

Keeping hopes alive: Yemeni children visit amusement park

Middle East

Saudi-led coalition resumes Hodeidah air raids after 2-day lull

After a pause in fighting in the besieged port city of Hodeidah, air raids by the Saudi-Emirati coalition against Houthi rebels resume.

Saudi-led coalition resumes Hodeidah air raids after 2-day lull

Middle East

Battle for Hodeidah: Fighting intensifies for key port city

Fighting escalates further in Yemen as the Saudi-Emirati coalition tries to recapture Hodeidah from Houthi rebels.

Battle for Hodeidah: Fighting intensifies for key port city

Middle East

As life returns to Kirkuk, ISIL still threatening residents

People who fled the Iraqi city of Kirkuk are slowly returning, a year after government forces took back control from Kurdish Peshmerga fighters. But the threat of violence still hangs over the city.

As life returns to Kirkuk, ISIL still threatening residents

Middle East

Controversial plan to 'help' Iraq's million war widows

Many war widows struggle to make ends meet; but would that make them consider this plan?

Controversial plan to 'help' Iraq's million war widows

Middle East

Iraqi security: Camps for displaced are being closed

Iraqi government closes IDP camps but there's concern about where the people there are being sent.

Iraqi security: Camps for displaced are being closed

Iraq

Rebuilding schools and young lives in Mosul after ISIL

Teachers at Mosul's rebuilt schools say that even as they attempt to return their pupils to a child's normal routine, the trauma and psychological effects of the war continue to plague the students.

Rebuilding schools and young lives in Mosul after ISIL

Middle East

Basra unrest tops new Iraqi government agenda

Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi and Iraq's new government face major challenges to pacify angry residents in the oil-rich south.

Basra unrest tops new Iraqi government agenda

Middle East

Yemen war: Disease rife amid water and sewage crisis

As the conflict nears its fourth year, poor sanitation, an acute shortage of food and the resulting malnutrition is worsening what is already the world's greatest humanitarian crisis.

Yemen war: Disease rife amid water and sewage crisis

Middle East

Yemen war: A devastating toll for children

As the conflict in Yemen continues unabated, the situation worsens, causing the list of malnourished children to increase daily.

Yemen war: A devastating toll for children

Middle East

Yemen struggles to enforce disability rights laws amid conflict

The International Red Cross says thousands have either lost a limb or suffered some other severe injury since the war began in 2015.

Yemen struggles to enforce disability rights laws amid conflict

Middle East

Saada attack: Mourners vented anger against Saudi, UAE

Funerals of victims of the Saada bus attack gathered angry mourners who shouted slogans against Saudi Arabia and what they say is its biggest ally and arms supplier the United States.

Saada attack: Mourners vented anger against Saudi, UAE