Somali PM declares state of emergency in Somalia following ravaging drought


The Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Somalia, Mohamed Hussein Roble, has declared a state of emergency in the wake of the escalating drought in Somalia.

“Today, November 23, 2021, after listening to the report prepared by the Drought Situation Committee, which states that the country is in a difficult situation due to the drought, I declare a state of emergency,” Reads PM statement.

The Prime Minister has called on the Somali people and the world to come to the aid of the Somali people affected by the drought in many parts of Somalia.