As reported from Hargeisa by Al Jazeera’s Nazanine Moshiri
Somalilandsun- Despite famine in the region, animal traders in the horn of Africa are preparing for busy month ahead. Animals vastly outnumber people in Somaliland.
Around three and a half million people live in the region as compared to an estimated 8 million goats and more than one million camels.
Animal traders in Somaliland are preparing for a busy month as the Muslim holiday, Eid, approaches.
Despite famine elsewhere in the region, millions of goats, sheep and camels are sold to Saudi Arabia every year.