Somaliland: President Silanyo Commits to Development of Sanaag Region


President Silanyo and his delegate arrived in Burao

By: Moody Boodle

HARGEISA: (Somalilandsun) The government is deeply committed towards the development of Sanaag region thence bring it to par with the rest of the country.

This was stated by the President of Somaliland Ahmed Mohamed Mohamud Silanyo during an address to the residents of El afweyn district in Sanaag region who had turned in large numbers to welcome the head of state and his entourage to their town.

The president entourage that consist of the First Lady, members of his cabinet and other senior officials have successfully travelled using the most terrain roads covering most of the western regions , northern and the furthest eastern points of Somaliland.

On his way back from the eastern capital Erigavo the President made a stopover in El afweyn, one of the major towns in Sanaag region where he was welcomed by the district officer, traditional elders and senior members of the community.

The district officer praised the President for presiding over the implementation of the road linking Burao/Erigavo.

The President thanked the people of El afweyn for their hospitality which he said it’s not for the first he has been welcomed with such a open heart.

He added that the central government is initiating the biggest project ever to be executed in Somaliland which is the construction of the road linking Burao and Erigavo.