Mogadishu, 02 October 2017 – Somali Prime Minister Hassan ali khaire Thanks Saudi Arabia and said: “We sincerely thank Saudi Arabia for this momentous need for $ 50 million to serve the Somali people, the donation shows that how the kingdom of Saudi Arabia is interested to rebuild our country. ”
The visit of the President of the Federal Republic of Somalia Mr. Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed (Farmaajo) recently arrived in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia was to strengthen the historical ties between the two countries.
The $ 50 million donation will be paid to the State Treasury at the Central Bank and will be used as transparency and accountability. The Federal Government will provide a comprehensive report on the cost of the payment.
Prime Minister said the donation would help stabilize the payroll of the army, their food and pay for civilian workers.