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Warar Keydmedia Online | 24 August 2021

The opposition candidates, civil society groups, and politicians from northern regions [Somaliland] have opposed the new Lower House election procedures. 

Warar Keydmedia Online | 22 August 2021

Officials at the Ministry of Finance who spoke to KON on condition of anonymity denied that there was a two-month salary arrear, saying that only in July some civil servants did not receive their dues.

Warar Keydmedia Online | 22 August 2021

The leaders of the Federal Government and regional states have been in deadlock over the electoral process for months before reaching a deal on May 27.

Warar Keydmedia Online | 15 August 2021

Ali Sheikh Mohamud Ga’al won the second seat with 68 votes against his opponent Abdulkadir Ali Ahmed, who received 22 votes. One vote became invalid.

Warar Keydmedia Online | 12 August 2021

Abdi Hakim Moalim Ahmed, who has been a member of the Lower House for the past four years now moved to the Upper House after winning the seat with no challenge.

Warar Keydmedia Online | 29 July 2021

Ilyas Badal Gaboose became the first Senator elected to the Upper House chamber of Somalia's 11th parliament. 

Warar Keydmedia Online | 25 July 2021

Somali leaders signed an electoral deal on May 27 following talks that ended months of political turmoil in the country. 

Warar Keydmedia Online | 14 June 2021

The outgoing president Farmajo won the 2017 election after receiving millions of US dollars from Qatar through Fahad Yasin, a former Al Jazeera journalist currently serving as spy head.

Warar Keydmedia Online | 11 June 2021

One seat in parliament was bought for $ 1 million during the 2016 house poll by the owner of one of the airlines operating in Somalia, breaking a record of election corruption in Africa, maybe across the world.

Warar Keydmedia Online | 9 June 2021

The outgoing Somali Federal Government is set to hold troubled national elections by the end of July 2021.

Warar Keydmedia Online | 20 May 2021

The leaders of the five regional states in Somalia and the PM are expected to hold key talks in Mogadishu, in the latest attempt to iron out the long-running electoral deadlock. 

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