KISMAYO [SMN] – The President of Jubaland Ahmed Madobe received the Defense Minister of Somalia, Abdulkadir Mohamed Nur, and the army chief General Odowa.
They focused on the acceleration of the war against Al-Shabaab, which is expected to start in Jubaland in the coming days, according to a statement issued by the regional presidency.
Madobe assured the visiting federal government team of its commitment to flush out Al-Shabaab from the areas under the group’s control.
The President of Jubaland and the Minister of Defense of Somalia have agreed on the importance of liberating the country from Al-Shabaab.
Ahmed Madobe has promised that the Jubaland administration is ready for the battle.
Jubaland is one of the areas, where Al-Shabaab has a strong presence and it controls the entire Middle Jubba region.