The Parliament speaker of HirShabelle, Sheikh Osman Barre has announced the Interim Election Commission following the ouster of Ex President Ali Abdullahi Osoble this month.
The new electoral body, which is made up of nine lawmakers is tasked with the preparation of the Presidential election slated for mid September, according to a degree by the speaker.
The names of the Election Commission members are as following:
Mohamud Hussein Yusuf - The Chairman
Abukar Hassan Ali - The 1st deputy chairman
Abdullahi Mohamed Adow - The 2nd deputy chairman
Ismail Mohamed Nur - The Secretary
Abdiweli Sheikh Ali Omar - The spokesperson
Ahmed Bariise Heydar - A member
Abditifah Abdulkadir Adow Gure - A member
Mohamed Ahmed Farah Kolombo - A member