Somali lawmakers have given the greenlight for the appointment of Mohamed Hussein Roble as the country’s new prime minister. Roble, a qualified civil engineer, was endorsed by 215 parliamentary members, following his appointment by President Mohamed Farmaajo. He replaced former Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire, who was voted out of office by parliament in July 2020, for failing to pave the way for fully democratic elections due before February 2021.
Somali President Mohamed Farmaajo has appointed Mohamed Hussein Roble as the country’s prime minister, replacing Hassan Khaire who was ousted in a no-confidence vote on July 25, … Read more »
Former finance minister Hussein Abdi Halane has announced that he will run for the presidency in the next year’s election that is scheduled in February. He plans to vie on the … Read more »