Somaliland: Minister Resigns Allegedly to Combat Tribalism


Abdikarim Ahmed Moge the outgoing deputy Somaliland planning minister

By: Yusuf M Hasan

HARGEISA (Somalilandsun) – “I hereby confirm that I have resigned from my duties as the Somaliland deputy minister of Planning”

Thus read a message posted on the Facebook page of the deputy minister of Planning Abdikarim Ahmed Moge in which he also thanked President Ahmed Mahmud Silanyo for the appointment thence opportunity to serve the Somaliland public.

While revealing that he has forwarded his resignation letter to the head of state the outgoing minister justified his abrupt move as one related with desire to combat tribalism in the country.

.The outgoing deputy minister also thanked planning minister Dr Saad Ali Shire who facilitated a perfect working environment as well as the minister of Fisheries and Coastal development where he served in the same capacity before his transfer.

Though no official statement has been issued as pertains the resignation the outgoing youthful minister is regarded with favour by citizens due to his performance as a Humanitarian and development worker especially through HAVOYOCO a giant NGO he helped found.

Copyright: Somalilandsun, 2015.