By Goth Mohamed Goth
The President of the Republic of Somaliland HE Mr. Muse Bihi Abdi hosted a luncheon in honor of Nigeria’s former ruler Olusegun Obasanjo and his delegation who are currently in Hargeisa for two-day visit.
Among those attending the state luncheon held in honor of Nigeria’s former ruler Olusegun Obasanjo and his delegation were representatives of both national assemblies, members of the national political organizations, three former vice Presidents of Somaliland, cabinet ministers and distinguished guests,
Dr. Sa’ad Ali Shire, speaking during the function, thanked Nigeria’s former ruler Olusegun Obasanjo for the visited the country and spoke of the different stages Somaliland has gone through over the years, the progress made and long-term national aspirations.
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo who heads the Brenthurst Foundation, which provides new ideas and innovative actions for strengthening Africa’s economic performance, speaking during the event lauded the Somaliland leadership for the progress made in the many aspects of life and forging co-existence of the various communities in the country.
The former ruler of Nigeria Olusegun Obasanjo and his delegation visited the Somaliland House of Representatives whereby he met the speaker and MPs and later he met with the Chief Justice and members of the Judiciary.