Despite the presence of the Port of Mogadishu and Kismayo, Somalia's coastline has remained dormant for years due to instability.
Somalia's budget is largely financed by members of the international community, who have been pushing for state-building in the country.
In fact, the union of presidential candidates has boycotted parliamentary elections citing malpractices and interference by the Villa Somalia.
He got promoted to a regional level representing his home Hiiraan region in the 1979 regional football tournament.
Ms. Foster also met with officials of the Transitional Puntland Electoral Commission (TPEC), congratulating them on the progress of the planned local elections.
Ethiopia has acquired a 19 percent stake in the Port of Berbera in Somaliland following an agreement with the UAE’s DP World in 2018.
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