Somalia’s president, Hassan Sheikh Mahmoud, has offered his support for Saudi Arabia’s Expo 2030 proposal, according to state news agency SPA.
South Korea, Italy, and Ukraine have all expressed interest in hosting the event.
newsisdeThe World Expo allows countries to showcase their inventions, cultures, and ideas.
Since 1851, global expos have provided a wide platform for displaying the most recent breakthroughs and innovations, as well as celebrating the cultural values that link mankind.
Sheikh Mahmoud also reiterated Saudi Arabia’s support for hosting the “first Saudi-African summit” and the fifth “Arab-African summit” this year.
King Salman spoke with the Somali president and encouraged the two nations to work together.
During the president’s welcome, the Somali royal court advisor delivered his remarks.