Mohamed Abdulla Shafeeg
Writer and Photographer in the Maldives
Mohamed Abdulla Shafeeg (Mode) is an experienced writer, equally experienced in photography. Worked with prominent news agencies of Maldives and has won the precious presidential award for children’s literature in 2004.
From the year 2003 to 2008, have been covering the political situation of Maldives as a journalist and photographer for the weekly magazine ‘Fiyes’.
Author of “Dhivehiraajje Democracy ah kuri Dhathuru” (Maldives Journey to Democracy), a book which is written and compiled of events that led to democracy in Maldives over a period of five years. The book covers the years between 2003 to 2008 and it was published in 2011.
As a photojournalist and a photographer, photography works has been published in several books magazines, websites and calendars in local as well international.
At present, profession is photography and writing for freelance.