Published On: Fri, Feb 10th, 2017

Galmudug appeals for assistance amid drought

The vice president of Galmudug state Mohamed Hashi Abdi has appealed for emergency humanitarian assistance as biting drought hits major regions in central Somalia.

He said there is a need for an urgent consolidated plan of action to target those hardest hit by the prevailing drought which already killed hundreds of people and livestock in Galmudug.

Galmudug state vice president has renewed appeal for urgent assistance for the drought-stricken areas, where he says thousands are at risk to die of hunger and lack of adequate water.

He calling on the international aid agencies and the new Somali federal government to assist before the situation turned into a catastrophe and famine similar to the drought in 2011.

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