We will leave no stone unturned to defeat Al-Shabaab - army chief
They even have not offered condolences over the deaths of the innocent citizens killed in the terrorist attack at the popular hotel in Mogadishu that marked the most complex and lethal raid since the start of 2022.
The 26-minister cabinet was appointed by Hamza Abdi Barre, 48, last week following more than a month of consultations with stakeholders. Most of the cabinet members and Federal lawmakers.
Somalia has a poor economic situation as a result of drought, conflict, and bad governance & the government is not in control of the money management.
The PM appointed 26 ministers, state ministers, and deputy ministers. He said he consulted widely with president Hassan Sheikh in the formation of the cabinet,
Major crimes have taken place in Somalia, including targeted assassinations, extradition of Qalbi Dhagah, and raid against opposition and former leaders during Farmajo's presidency from 2017 to 2022
Hamza said Somalia has witnessed more than a year and a half of political tiffs over the delayed elections that polarized the country's citizens and sow divisions among the top Govt leaders.
Mr Barre is a member of the UPD party led by Hassan Sheikh, the current president. Both worked for many years in the educational sector in Somalia during the conflict before jumping to politics.
Barre was named on the 15th of this month, replacing Mohamed Hussein Roble, who served as PM for two years after his predecessor Hassan Ali Khaire was ousted in July 2020 in a vote of no-confidence.
Barre is awaiting the endorsement of the parliament has last night paid a courtesy call on former leaders Sharif Sheikh Ahmed and Mohamed Farmajo at their houses.
President Hassan Sheikh asked the parliament to approve his new PM as soon as possible to fulfill the work before him like tackling insecurity, drought, climate change, and good relations with all countries.