Ethiopian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Asked About President Muse Bihi’s Visit To Ethiopia.
January 21, 2022 - Written by qoriadmin

In the Mufti

Ethiopian Government: “Our Position On Somalia Has Not Changed”.

Addis Ababa – (QN24) – Ethiopian Foreign Ministry spokesman Dina Mufti held a press Conference in Addis Ababa today to discuss the recent visit of Somaliland President Muse Bihi Abdi.

A reporter from German radio station DW Asked if President Bihi’s visit could damage relations with Somalia, to which he replied: “There has been no change in our position on Somalia, and we do not want Bihi’s arrival to damage our relationship with the federal government.” Somalia ”.

The President of Somaliland recently returned to Hargeisa from a visit to Ethiopia, his first visit since the start of the war in Ethiopia.

Meanwhile, the chairman of the Waddani Opposition Party has reportedly left for Ethiopia.


The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Somaliland, Dr. Isse Kayd Mohamud, who spoke about the visit of the President of Somaliland Muse Bihi Abdi said that the time of their departure was the best time for them to travel to Ethiopia.

He noted that the meeting between the delegation led by President Muse Bihi and the Ethiopian Prime Minister focused on economic, political and security issues in the Horn of Africa region.

Responding to a question on whether the talks included the Seylac port issue, the minister distanced himself from the issue, saying “it is a baseless issue and it came from a journalist in the first place”.

Seylac talk has been circulating on social media these days, but there are no official sources to confirm this, and this is the first time Somaliland has denied the allegations since the president’s visit.


Dr Isse denied any involvement in the fighting in Ethiopia, saying they were “neutral”.

President Museveni’s visit comes at a time when Ethiopia is emerging from a bitter civil war, although no major agreement has yet been reached inside Ethiopia.

On several previous occasions, the President of Somaliland has visited Ethiopia, which has long-standing borders and long-standing trade ties.

During his stay in Ethiopia, President Muse Bihi Abdi visited the Hawassa Industrial Center, according to the Fana News Agency.

The Somaliland president was accompanied by Sidama regional president Desta Ledamo, finance minister Ahmed Shide, foreign affairs minister Redwan Hussein, investment committee chairman Lissie Neme and other government officials.

Hawassa Industrial Center Manager Mr. Fitsum City welcomed the initiative and explained the huge contribution that the center will make to Ethiopia’s economic development.

President Muse Bihi said he was pleased to visit the center and said he was impressed by the work being done there.

The center is described as the largest in Africa. It covers an area of ​​149 hectares with Only Factories.

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