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News Keydmedia Online | 7 November 2021

The election saw the worst crisis after leaders failed to hold it on the agreed timetable several times this year, throwing the country into uncertainty. 

News Keydmedia Online | 2 November 2021

The suspension came after the commission received a complaint from incumbent Hussein Arab Isse, and instructed the poll body to wait until a final decision comes out in 7 business days.

News Keydmedia Online | 1 November 2021

The Lower House chamber consists of 275 seats which make the legislative branch of the country. The time has come for Somalia to finalize the parliamentary election. 

News Keydmedia Online | 30 September 2021

The Somaliland election was reportedly marred by vote-buying and irregularities as Somalia gears up to the much-awaited Lower House ballot.

News Keydmedia Online | 28 September 2021

The senate candidates, including Abdi Hashi and Prof Abdi Ismail Samatar who teaches at a university in the US, addressed the electoral delegates gathered in Afisyoni tent on Tuesday.

News 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. 

News 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.

News 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.

News 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.

News 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.

News Keydmedia Online | 29 July 2021

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

News 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.