Somalia’s Anti-graft agency warns against misuse of public funds
The Somali Anti-graft Commission has warned against the abuse and misuse of state resources in the country.
“IACC warns against all forms of corruption including but not limited to vote-buying and bribery before, during and after elections,” the commission said in a statement.
The commission also said women and marginalised communities should be given an opportunity and called for fairness to all candidates.
The Commission also underlined that it would look into all the concerns raised by all electoral stakeholders, saying, “We are committed to investigating and taking appropriate action against those found to have abused their powers. , ”
To ensure this, the commission said in a statement that observers from the commission would be tasked with overseeing polling stations across the country.
“The IACC invites members of the international community to play an important role in ensuring that the level of independent, impartial and impartial elections in Somalia is in line with international standards.”