Somaliland: Outlook on the Country’s Economic Development and 1960 Treaty with Somalia –CNBC interview with Dr M Omar


Dr M Omar during the CBNC interview in Nairobi

Somalilandsun – Following a chequered history, Somaliland is still not considered an independent state, it became a sovereign state on 26 June 1960, but five days later on 1 July 1960, it chose to unite with Somalia with the aim of creating a “Greater Somalia”.

Unfortunately the formalities of a treaty of union to be entered into by both Somaliland and Somalia were not completed properly.

Watch an outlook of Somaliland with CNBC Africa joined by Dr Mohamed Omar, Minister of trade and foreign investment for Somaliland.