Somaliland: President Fires Councils Coordination Minister, Appoints Replacement


L -R Ahmed Haji Dahir Elmi replaces Ali Hamud Jibril as Somaliland minister of councils coordination research and Technology

By: Eng Hussein Deyr
Somalilandsun- The president of Somaliland H.E Ahmed Mahmud Silanyo has appointed Ahmed Haji Dahir Elmi as his minister of Councils coordination, research and technology.
The appointment was made in a presidential decree #JSL/M/XILQ/249/1-4923/072017 which also relieves former occupier of duties and post.
The decree read
Mr Ali Hamud Jibril , former minister , ministry of Councils Coordination, Resaerch and Technology
First is to thank you for service to the nation you provided in the capacity of minster in my administration.
Since public service appointment is one that revolves as per prevalent status I hereby inform you that I have relieved you of your duties as minister of councils coordination, Research and Technology.
Since this change takes effect imkidiately and having appointed a replacement Kindly hand over to my new appointee Ahmed Haji Dahir Elmi.
The president justified his authority to fire and appoint ministers to prevalent needs as well as powers conferred on his office by article 90, section 2 of the Somaliland constitution.
Eng Hussein Adan Egge “Eng Hussein Deyr”
Somaliland Presidential Spokesperson