Somaliland: The Mirqan Baboon


Mirqan Baboon


Somalilandsun – Though Khat is entrenched here in Somaliland where Whether for serious concerns about public health or more misogynistic fears, everyone is a bit worried and ashamed to be associated with the herbal stimulant refusing to be photographed while chewing but posing happily once the Khat is gone.

Not so for the new breed of Khat chewing Baboon that comfortably posed for a photograph without any qualms and due to communication differences were unable to ascertain whether the confidence was as a result of fearlessness or Mirqan/high