Somaliland: President Silanyo Mourns the Passing away of Captain Obsiye


By: Hasan O Horri

HARGEISA (Somalilandsun) – The state mourns the passing away of Captain Obsiye in Hargeisa

The president H.E Ahmed Mahmoud Silanyo has sent a message of condolences to the family, relatives and friends of the late Capt. Abdi Ali Obsiye who passed away in Hargeisa where he was also buried yesterday.

In the message signed by presidential spokesperson Ahmed Suleiman Duhul, The president also condole the entire ministry of Aviation and air transport where the late Capt. Obsiye worked as the General director from 1991-2010 and then as special advisor to the minister until his death.

The president who asked the family of the late Obsiye to bear his death with dignity also prayed to Allah for succor on the soul of the departed.

The late Obsiye served as a captain with the Somali Airlines for a long time before assuming the post of director General when the Republic of Somaliland established the ministry of aviation and air transport in 1991.