Bahar Dar (MCRS) 17 Apr. 2016 – The President of the Federal Republic of Somalia His Excellency Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud has on Saturday attended the opening of the 5th Tana high-level forum on security in Africa which has officially opened at Bahir Dar in Ethiopia.
Some of the top agendas in the forum which will be focused on will be, the development achievements done, the security situation, the role of the international countries towards security in the continent for the past five years.
Besides that there will be exchanges of views by the heads of the African countries, based on the enhancing and resolving the civilization related issues.
“This forum will pave the way for Africa to solve its issues rather than seeking outside mediators, and of course will bring Africa together in the fight against extremists groups in the continent and will unify people of Africa” said President Mohamoud.
The former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo, who is currently the chairperson of the forum has officially opened the forum and said that Africa should be part of the international security discussions, since the continent has economic, political and security interests.
Some of the notable figures who will be addressing the participants are some of the African leaders, the former United Nations Secretary General and other diplomats.