Somaliland: President Grieves the Death of Yassin Haji Ismail


By: Ahmed Suleiman Duhul

HARGEISA (Somalilandsun) – The Somaliland president Ahmed Mohamed Mahmud Silanyo has extended a message of condolences to the people of Somaliland on the death of the late Yassin Haji Ismail Jirde who passed away in Britain on15/04/2014.

In his message president Silanyo who also extended specific condolences to the family, relatives and friends of the deceased said that the nation remains grateful of the services offered by the late Yassin Haji Ismail who was both Journalist and politician.

The head of state who termed the deceased as a professional Somali speaking journalist urged Somalilanders and more specifically local journalists to emulate him and exemplify his work as a journalist with the BBC Somali service


Ahmed Suleiman Duhul

Presidential Spokesperson

Hargeisa Somaliland