Somaliland: MV Al-Iimaan on Fire at Berbera Port


By: Yusuf M Hasan

BERBERA (Somalilandsun) – Intense firefighting efforts by port workers and firefighters are underway at the Berbera port

The firefighting efforts are directed towards MV Al-Iimaan ship that is on fire at it is anchorage at the port where it is waiting an opportunity to load livestock for export to the Arabian countries.

The firefighting was embarked upon immediately it was first noticed in the afternoon that the ship was emitting a big cloud of black smoke.

While intense firefighting efforts are underway, the fire on MV Al-Iimaan still remains a mystery as it has not yet been established what caused it.

Despite the firefighting normal activities at the main Somaliland port are ongoing as usual.