Somali prime minister visits Berdale town after floods

Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Kheyre yesterday paid a visit to Berdale town in Bay region to assess the situation of flood victims and the ongoing emergency response services there.

Kheyre said his government was committed to support those affected by the floods.

President of the Southwest State of Somalia, Abdiaziz Hassan Mohamed, briefed the Prime Minister on the situation in the region.

The Prime Minister thanked local aid agencies, the flood emergency committee and everyone involved in efforts to mitigate the effects of the floods.

The national flood emergency relief committee had sent five planes carrying humanitarian support for victims to Berdale district