OIC Contact Group on Somalia to meet in Mogadishu Saturday

The General Secretariat of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) will hold a ministerial meeting of the OIC Contact Group on Somalia in Mogadishu on Saturday.

Somalia will host this meeting on its soil for the first time in accordance with the resolutions of the 44th and 45th Islamic Conferences of Foreign Ministers, held in Abidjan, CAte d'Ivoire, and in Dhaka, Bangladesh, respectively. The participants will focus on the ways and means to promote durable peace and institutional stability in Somalia.

Somalia, as a founding State of the OIC, has always occupied a high place on the agenda of the Organization, which continues to actively contribute at various levels for achieving peace and stability in the Horn of Africa nation.

Source: International Islamic News Agency