Somaliland: Government Appeals for Urgent Drought Relief Support


President Silanyo declares drought and sends Government Appeal for Urgent Drought Relief Support

Somalilandsun- In the last three years the effects of the El Niño phenomena has had a devastating effect in the country as a result of sporadic rains especially in the eastern regions of Toghdeer, Sool and Sanaag.
This was informed by the government of Somaliland through a press statement in which it officially declared the country to be affected by effects of recurring droughts that have adversely affected over one million citizens.
In light of the Emergency involved the president Ahmed Mahmud Silanyo also appealed to the international community for urgent humanitarian relief assistance in order to avert a massive human tragedy from Happening.
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