Time: 11 December 2020
JEDDAH: The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSRelief) has launched a project to distribute 300 tons of dates to the people in Somalia.
As many as 122,500 Somalis in the country’s southeastern Benaadir region are expected to benefit from the Saudi aid program.
The project was launched in cooperation with the regional mission of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation in Somalia.
Somalia’s Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management Khadija Diriye thanked King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for their support and assistance to the Somali people.
During a project launch event, also attended by Somali government officials and a KSRelief team, Somalia’s Information Minister Osman Abukar Dubbe praised the relief help being provided by the center.