Zamzam Foundation, a local NGO has supplied food aid to hundreds of internally displaced families in the outskirts of Jowhar, the provincial seat of Middle Shabelle region.
The NGO provided food aid consisting of sugar, rice and cooking oil to more than eight hundred families.
Ali Mudey, an official from Zamzam Foundation said that it is the first time his NGO has supplied food to the families and are now taking measures to provide further assistance to them.
The head of the Disaster Management Committee of the Middle Shabelle region Osman Mohamed Mukhtar thanked the local NGO for its timely aid supplies.
The families have been displaced by recent clan skirmishes and the flooding of River Shabelle