Somalia marks the 62nd anniversary of Independence Day

Somalia on Sunday marked the 61st anniversary of Independence Day within the nation and overseas with a brand new authorities in place, SONNA reported.

President Hassan Sh. Mohamud congratulated the Somali individuals, wherever they’re, on the 62nd anniversary of Independence Day on 26 June 2020 and known as on them to face collectively to arise for the nation going through the implications of the drought and troublesome livelihoods.

The president didn’t present up at a public occasion to mark Independence Day because of the quarantine of the Covid-19 pandemic when he examined optimistic two days in the past.

Parliament Speaker Sheikh Aden Mohamed Nur ‘Madobe’, Prime Minister Hamza Abdi Barre, former Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble and Presidents of Regional States congratulated the independence on the general public.

Somalia is now within the week of independence as a result of the northern areas of Somalia (Somaliland) gained independence from the British colony on 26 June 1960, whereas the southern areas gained independence on 1 July the identical yr and joined the then established Republic of Somalia.

Source. SONNA

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