UK Pledges Millions Of Dollars To Somaliland In Response To Droughts.
February 7, 2018 - Written by qoriadmin

Great Britain Announced A Direct Financial Support To Somaliland Wednesday To Help People In Drought-Hit Areas, According To Local Reports.

David Concar, The UK Ambassador To Somalia Pledged 25 Million U.S Dollar In Response To Droughts After Meeting Somaliland President Muse Bihi Abdi, His Ministers And Military Officials From Somaliland In Hargeisa, Berbera News Portal Reported.

“The Money Will Go To The Somaliland Development Fund Directly,” Says The report. Tens of Thousands of People are probably in need of emergency food, relief workers and Somaliland Officials have Concluded.

According to Faisal Ali Sheikh, Head of Disaster Preparedness and Food Storage Agency, 1.7 million people are in danger of starvation. Sheikh said that more than 1 million people are in need of emergency food and the government declared a humanitarian emergency.

By: Abdi Jama

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