Somalia: Khaire Ejected as Prime Minister, Replaced with his Deputy

Fired Somalia Prime minister and his replacement -file photo

Somalilandsun: Lawmakers in Somalia have unanimously voted a no-confidence against Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire and his cabinet  though no reasons for the drastic move were given.

Announcing the result of the vote, Mohamed Mursal, speaker of the Somali parliament, said on Saturday that 170 MPs in favour of no-confidence vote and 8 against, Speaker Mohamed Mursal announces

Subsequently the president of the Federal Government Mohamed Abdilahi Farmajo has mandated  the deputy Mahdi Mohamed Guleid to act as caretaker prime minister.

The vote to remove Khaire from office was taken while the PM was in Dusamareed where he was participating in a  Somalia Federal Government and Federal member states conference