October 21, 2019
Mogadishu (SONNA) – President of the Federal Republic of Somalia H.E. Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo Along with a Delegation travelled to Russia to attend Russia-Africa forum that will be held in Sochi, Russia. SONNA reported.
The first-ever Russia-Africa summit and business forum will be held from Oct. 23-24 in Sochi, Russia, with over 50 heads of state invited, trade experts and investors to focus on strengthen bilateral relations and Cooperation between Russia and Africa. During the forum, leaders will discuss several topics including Economic growth, investments, Security and the fight against terrorism. This forum will be chaired by the Russian president Vladimir Putin who stressed that he has high hopes on this forum to bring great results and huge investment opportunities to Russia and Africa.
At the same time, The Somali president’s delegation included the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ambassador Ahmed Isse Awad, Minister of Defense Hon. Hassan Ali Mohamed (Amar dambe) and the Director –general of Villa Somalia Mr. Nor Dirie Hersi (Fursade).