Maeeg.com-The Prime Minister of Somalia Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed visiting Kismayo has toured the seaport of Kismayo where the Federal Government wants its control to be handed over to it soon.
The Prime Minister’s trip to Kismayo follows his visit to some of the
areas that were recently recovered from al-Shabaab terrorists.
Speaking to the local media, the Prime Minister said that he was very pleased with the reception he received
and announced his intention to meet with various sectors of the
community while he is visiting the city.
“I bring you profound salutations from the President of the Federal
Government of Somalia and the Speaker of the Parliament. I am greatly
honoured to be received with such immense friendship and goodwill by the
people of Kismayo,” said Prime Minister Abdiweli Sheikh Ahmed.
The Prime Minister stated his intention to focus on development,
security and the revival of various livelihood projects during his
Kismayo visit. He highlighted the importance of pushing on-going efforts
to stabilize the region and promised that the Federal Government will
oversee the preservation of peace in all areas.
” All parties will build on the Addis
Ababa Agreement and we will oversee its full implementation.” he said.
He announced that the Minister of Health will pay a working visit to
Kismayo to assess the needs of the hospital. The Prime Minister also
authorized the Ministry of Interior Affairs to provide immediate food
aid to the newly liberated areas in Jubba.