Somalia’s state-building efforts, including initiatives to strengthen security and rebuild the political system, have proceeded steadily since the inauguration of President Mohammed Abdullahi Farmajo in February 2017. Nonetheless, serious challenges remain. The Africa Center for Strategic Studies spoke with Abdisaid Ali, National Security Advisor to the President of the Federal Government of Somalia, to take stock of the progress.
In this interview, Abdisaid Ali presented Somalia's political will, security reforms in the country's Transition Plan, and the commitment to domestic and international coalition building to sustain the country’s progress.
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