Turkey Eyeing Jubbaland For Investment
A delegation of Turkish leaders led by the Ambassador to Somalia Olgan Bekar held a two-day tour of Somalia’s Jubaland regional state in search of possible investment opportunities in the area. President Ahmed Mohamed Islam “Madoobe” hosted the delegation for two days and held talks on linking Kismayo to Antalya, a Turkish city which shares common features with Kismayo, trade and economic development projects. Madoobe who praised Turkish government for being Somalia’s top development partner encouraged investors to do business in Jubaland saying his administration will guarantee their security. Madoobe also praised the Turkish government for its commitment to support Somalia. Ambassador Bekar pledged a timely follow-up and implementation of the projects proposed by Ankara and Jubbaland.