Somaliland: Opposition Parties Representative to NEC Take Oath of Office


Somalilandsun: The two election body commissioners approved by parliament have taken their oath of office.

The swearing-in ceremony of Wadani party’s Abdikarim Dalmar and  UCIDs Abdifatah Ibrahim was conducted at the Somaliland presidency in Hargeisa by chief justice Adan Haji Ali Ahmed as per constitutional dictates.

The duo who will represent their respective sponsoring opposition political parties as commissioners of  Somaliland national election commission -NEC had earlier on been approved by the legislators of the House of representatives.

Wadani party’s Abdikarim Dalmar and UCIDs Abdifatah Ibrahim take their oath of office as members of Somaliland NEC

According to a statement released by the presidential spokesperson office the swearing-in ceremony of the two NEC commissioners was witnessed by the president Muse Bihi Abdi, his deputy Abdirahman Sayli, Leaders of opposition parties of Wadani and UCID Abdirahman Mohamed Abdilahi ‘Irro’ and Eng Feisal Ali Warabe respectively as well as the 2nd ruling Kulmiye party chief Ahmed Abdi Hussein

others were the 2nd Wadani party chief Abdirizaq Khalif Ahmed and presidential advisdor Abdilahi Mohamed Dahir Ukuse

president Bihi, and leaders of Kulmiye, Wadani and UCID parties witness the swearing in of Abdikarim Dalmar and Abdifatah Ibrahim take members of Somaliland NEC