Somalia hails PM Abiy’s success for 2019 Nobel Peace Prize
MOGADISHU, Somalia – The President of Federal Republic of Somalia, Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed has incerely congratulated Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed Ali on his Nobel Peace Prize success this year.
Mohamed lauded Abiy is a deserving winner, saying he is committed to work with him on strengthening regional cooperation.
Meanwhile, the UN Secretary-General said “I have said often that winds of hope are blowing ever stronger across Africa. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is one of the main reasons why.”
“His vision helped Ethiopia and Eritrea achieve a historic rapprochement, and I was honored to witness the signing of the peace agreement last year”, he added.
He said this milestone has opened up new opportunities for the region to enjoy security and stability, and Prime Minister Ahmed’s leadership has set a wonderful example for others in and beyond Africa looking to overcome resistance from the past and put people first.