Somaliland president pardons 279 prisoners on Eid occasion
Somaliland president Muse bihi Abdi has pardoned 279 prisoners on the occasion of
In a presidential decree, Muse Bihi Abdi ordered the state attorney general starting from Tuesday to release 279 inmates through Somaliland territories.
It is customary for the President to issue pardons on Eid occasions in Somaliland as an act of kindness to allow inmates to spend the holy celebrations with their loved ones.
Thousands of prisoners have been released over the past years as per a presidential pardon.