Gabiley is a beautiful city 54 km west of Hargeisa the nation’s capital of Somaliland. Gabiley locates on Somaliland’s western fertile region known as “Dhul-beereed”.
Gabiley is called the bread basket of Somaliland because of its agricultural productivity level compared to the other regions of the country. It is also the administrative center of the district of Gabiley.
The district of Gabiley is bounded on the west by Awdal region and on the north by the Gulf of Aden. On the east it is bordered by the nation’s capital Hargeisa, and on the south Gabiley district is bounded by the fifth-Somali State in the Ethiopian Federation.