Hargeisa, 20 May 2009 – The Somaliland President, Mr.Dahir Rayale Kahin and his delegation currently visiting Kuwait met with the Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmed Al Jabir Al Sabah this past Tuesday, June 16th, 2009.

According to sources from the Horn of Africa Newspaper, the meeting took place at the offices of the Emir of Kuwait and was attended by the Kuwaiti Foreign Affairs minister, Mr. Mohamed Sabah Al Salem.

President Rayale and his delegation, which includes the Somaliland minister of Education and the presidential staff departed for Kuwait last Sunday at the invitation of the Kuwaiti government from the port city of Berbera.

The Somaliland delegation were also the guest of the Emir of Kuwait at a luncheon held in their honour attended by several prominent members of the Kuwaiti business community, according the Horn of Africa Newspaper sources in Kuwait City.