|The Somali Region (Gobolka Soomaalida) is the easternmost of the nine ethnic divisions (kililoch) of Ethiopia. It is often called Soomaali Galbeed ("Western Somalia") on account of its geographical position within the Greater Somalia matrix. The capital of the Somali State is Jijiga.|
|Jijiga is a city in eastern Ethiopia and the capital of the Somali Region of the country. Located in the Jijiga Zone approximately 80 km east of Harar and 60 km west of the border with Somalia|
NEP governors, Ali Roba (Mandera County), Nadhif (Garissa) and Wajir Governor need to emulate and follow up on these progresses.