By: A.A. Jama

Hargeisa: (Somalilandsun) – The committee of Waaheen market in Hargeisa city has contributed $20,000 (twenty thousand) dollars for purchasing new fire-brigades kits.

The handing over ceremony of the money collected by the business community of Waaheen market was held at Hargeisa Municipal Council hall, and in attendance were the chairman of business community of Waaheen market Mr. Mohamud Osman Dirie Councilors of Hargeisa Municipality, Businessmen and one of the committee members for the development projects of Hargeisa city Sheikh Hassan Abdisalan. The chairman of Waaheen business community Mr. Mohamud Osman Dirie said “the business community of Waaheen market has collected money amounting $50,000 but for the first phase of the contribution we will hand over $20,000, (twenty thousand) dollars while the remaining balance will be handed over in the second phase of these contributions.

Sheikh Hassan Abdisalan who is the committee member of the development project of Hargeisa has handed over $20,000 (twenty thousand) to the Hargeisa Mayor Hon. Abdirahman Mohamud Aideed the amount of money being the first of contribution forpurchasing new fire-brigades kits.

The Mayor of Hargeisa Abdirahman Mohamud Aideed (Soltelco) thanked the business community of Waaheen market for the role they played in the development of the city by telling other business communities of Gobanimo market to emulate the example of Waheen market in the contribution buying new fire-brigades for the markets.