Somaliland President Arrives Hawassa City for Official Visit

ADDIS ABABA – President of Somaliland Musa Bihi Abdi has arrived in Hawassa, the capital city of Sidama region state in Ethiopia today.

Sidama region President Desta Ledamo and his cabinet accorded the president upon his arrival at Hawassa Airport on Wednesday morning.

Finance Minister Ahmed Shide, and State Minister of Foreign Ministry Redwan Hussein were also present at the welcoming ceremony.

During their stay in Hawassa, the Somaliland delegation led by President Abdi is expected to hold discussions with officials on various bilateral issues.

The delegation visited the Hawassa Industrial Park and the city in the afternoon along with Sidama region President Desta, according to the press secretary.

During his talks with Abdi, it said Desta has extended invitation to Somaliland businesses to invest in the Sidama region.