President Obasanjo To Visit Somaliland


May 4th 2019

In his capacity as the Chairman of the Brenthurst Foundation, President Olusegun Obasanjo will be visiting Hargeisa, Somaliland this weekend, 5-6 May 2019.

The visit comes at the request of the President of Somaliland, Muse Bihi Abdi.

The purpose of this visit is to discus development issues and growth prospects for the region.

President Obasanjo will be conducting meetings with local officials and development partners across the country.

This visit will be followed by a similar fact-finding exercise to Mogadishu, Somalia.

The Brenthurst Foundation is committed to economic growth across Africa and bringing best international practice to support development.

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