Puntland President Abdiweli Mohamed Ali Gaas hailed the result of the consultation meeting between the heads of central government and Federal member states held in Mogadishu.
“This agreement marks a major milestone for Somalia. I welcome in particular the deal reached on the creation of the national security council. ,” said President Gaas.
The two-day consultative meeting focused on the drought response, and the fight against corruption and Al shabaab, which the main challenges that Somalia is facing currently.
The council’s first task will be implementing the new policies and security architecture.
Meanwhile, International community has pledged a coherent support for Somalia to the achievement the government’s priorities, including drought response and security.