For the Danistarab that existed from 1501-2021 see Emirate of Danistarab (1501-2021)
The Emirate of Al-Harreh Danistarab
Motto: لا اله الا الله محمد رسول الله (La Ilaha Il Allah Muhammad Rasul Allah)
"There is no God but God and Muhammad is the Messenger of God"
Anthem: Allahu Akbar
|Largest city||Madinat Al-Muluk|
|Official languages||Classical Arabic, Danistarabi Arabic|
|Recognised national languages||Somali|
|dialect||Madinat Al-Muluk Arabic|
|Ethnic groups |
|Black Danistarabians: 80.5%|
Basic Law of Al-Harreh Danistarab
|Government||Islamic, multi-party republic|
• Chief Qadi
|Muhammad Ibn Luqman Samale|
|Aisha Bint Ali Danistarabi, Khadijah Bint Muhammad Danistarabi and Aisha Mehmet Danistarabi|
|state of The Ashleigh Caliphate|
• 2021 estimate
|Driving side||right side|
|Patron saints||Khalid Suleiman Muhammad Khan and Marabout Ahmed Hussein|
The Emirate of Danistarab from union of Islamic kingdoms (mostly local African but also Arab and Somali) who conquered their neighbours. Run according to shariah law from 1501-1968, the Emirate of Danistarab was a relatively wealthy kingdom with a proud warrior tradition, it was ,along with Ethiopia, one of the only two sub-Saharan African countries to never be colonised.
Danistarabian culture is a combination of African (both pre-Islamic and Islamic), Arab and Western cultural traditions. (especially from London).
Madinat Al-Muluk Arabic includes elements of Jamaican Patois, London slang, African languages and Arabic.Most of the cuisine is in traditional African style.
Music popular in Danistarab includes rap, reggae (especially by Bob Marley) and Balwo. Amongst rap audiences both gangsta rap and political rap are popular.
During the Sharifistani Civil War there was a craze for nasheeds
Danistarab's head of government is the Emir who signs or vetoes bills passed by the Majilis Ash-Shura. A number of political parties exist including the Peoples’ Freedom Party, Islamic Liberty Party and Islamic Socialist Party of Danistarab as well as the African Unity Party. The Majilis Ash-Shura is composed of the Majilis Uloom (representing Islamic scholars) and the Majilis Al-Jamahir (elected representatives of the people).