19 June 2019

Somalia: Galmudug Leadership Urged to Hold Polls On It Stipulated Timetable

Somali Federal Government has called upon Galmudug regional state administration leadership to conduct elections on it stipulated timetable.

A press statement from the Ministry of Interior urged President Ahmed Gelle Haaf administration to coordinate free, fair and peaceful election process before 4th July this 2019.

"The Ministry of Interior, Federal Affairs and Reconciliation of the Federal Republic calls upon the leadership of Galmudug administration to conduct the elections on time to ensure transparent elections that strengthen the democratic process and leads to healthy competition." A statement from the Ministry said.

The press statement further called for a reconciliation meeting for various interest groups from the federal member state to resolve their differences.

"Putting into consideration the significance of consultation and unity of Galmudug state, the Ministry of Interior calls for a reconciliation meeting that brings together the elites and traditional leaders from the region to resolve the standoff in the state."

Galmudug regional state administration has earlier this month announced to halt all working cooperation with the Federal government in Mogadishu citing constant interference in its internal affairs by the Presidency

Somalia

Anger Over Al-Shabaab Attack

THERE is shock and outrage at the recent terrorist attack that claimed the lives of at least 26 people, including a… Read more »

See What Everyone is Watching

More From: Shabelle

Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 700 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.