Africa. Somalia. Landscapes. Rural settlements. Villagers at work, at home. Harvesting bananas. Camel caravan. Herds of cows, sheep. City of Mogadishu. Streets, buildings. Transport, pedestrian traffic. Monument to the fallen patriots. Residence of the President of the Republic. Somali President A. R. Ali Shermark at work. Boarding school "Benadir", built by the USSR. Schoolchildren in the classroom. Radio station. Soviet and Somali specialists at work. Hospital in the city of Sheikh. Soviet surgeon O. Nadgorny doing the operation. Soviet doctors examine children. Dairy in Mogadishu. Meat cannery in the city of Kismayu. Berbera town. Opening of the seaport. Present: Prime Minister of Somalia M. Kh. Ibrahim Egal, USSR Ambassador to Somalia Dyukarev. Loading and unloading operations in the port. Festivities, dancing.