Somaliland President arrives in Addis Ababa

Addis Ababa, January 16, 2018 (FBC) – Somaliland President Musa Bihi Abdi has arrived in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia today.

Upon his arrival at the Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, the President was welcomed by Dr Workneh Gebeyehu, Ethiopia’s Minister for Foreign Affairs.

The President said his visit is aimed at strengthening the longstanding ties between Ethiopia and the Somaliland.

Ethiopia has a long history and is a model and pride for Africa, he added.

Dr Workneh for his part said the people of Ethiopia and Somaliland have a longstanding relation.

The visit would have a significant contribution for Somaliland to cooperate with Ethiopia in the economic, political and people-to-people sectors, he said.

Translated and posted by Amare Asrat