By: Latifa Yusuf Masai
HARGEISA (Somalilandsun) – A Diversified contingent of foreign investors is expected in the country soon.
This was revealed by the Somaliland vice president Abdirahman Abdilahi Sayli during a briefing at Egal airport upon return from a one week investment Conference in Dubai.
VP Sayli was at the Dubai international meet accompanied by the state minister for Finance Osman Abdilahi Sahardiid ‘Adani’ both in attendance upon official invitation of event organizers.
“Following our presentations on the abundant opportunities existing in our country at the function where Eight West African presidents were in attendance a number of investors have made concrete arrangements to visit for an on the ground look see” said VP Sayli
Revealing that not only were Somaliland investment opportunities discussed but briefing on a wide spectrum of issues both Social and political minister Sahardiid added that the VP Sayli presentation elicited favourable response from participants.
“The participants upon getting a grasp of issues were very curious as to why Somaliland remains unrecognized as a sovereign country” added the minister
Dubai has been a regular ground for Somaliland officials to brief the world on the yet to be acknowledged but irrevocable 23 years of sovereignty as a self ruling and independent country.
According to relievable sources close to the delegation VP Sayli who spent part of the 14 hours conference duration aboard a helicopter on a Dubai development aerial tour is said to have been amazed by the spectacular sights which he said is the route his country Somaliland strives to go through, even singlehandedly.