PRESIDENT FARMAJO LAUDS LAUNCH OF HOBYO PORT’S DEVELOPMENT PROJECT
Mogadishu(SONNA): The President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, H.E Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, has hailed the visit of the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Qatar, H.E Mohamed Bin Abdurahman Al Thani and his delegation to Mogadishu.
The high level delegation from the State of Qatar was welcomed by the Prime Minister of the Federal Government of Somalia, H.E Hassan Ali Khaire. The Minister of Ports and Maritime Transport of Somalia and the Minister of Transport, Communications and Ports of Qatar have jointly launched the launch of the Hobyo Port Project.
I thank the government of Qatar for its contributions to the reconstruction of the country's infrastructure, including the Hobyo Port which is a strategic economic maritime gateway for Somalia and for the region as a whole.
President Farmajo also called on development partners to assist Somalia in rebuilding the country's economic infrastructures so that the country can achieve it's self-sufficiency goal and implement multi-sectoral development projects.
Source: Somali National News Agency