Somalia: UN delegation arrives in Baidoa

MOGADISHU, Somalia – The UN Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict, Virginia Gamba has arrived in Baidoa town, some 250km southwest of the Somali capital, Mogadishu.

Gamba’s delegation was warmly welcomed by South West State president Abdiasis Hassan Mohamed at the airport in the town.

Gamba and Mohamed discussed on a wide range of issues, including child soldiering and ways to secure the country’s future as a nation.


Abdi Aziz Hassan Ibrahim is , a somali veteran journalist based in the Somali capital, Mogadishu. Twitter @mareegonline Email: