HirShabelle releases list of candidates for Upper House
HirShabelle state leader Ali Gudlawe Hussein has released a list of eight candidates running for the upper house of the Somali parliament on Wednesday.
The list announced has seats where more than five candidates are running.
The first seat will be contested by Muse Sudi Yalahow (current senator) and Abdullahi Sheikh Hassa, Haji Muhidin Afrah and Dr Hassan Aday.
HirShabelle will pick six senators out of the eight seats it has in the Upper House.
The election of Somalia’s Upper House which is made up of 54 Senators from all the Federal member states started in Jubaland last month and was followed by Southwest state while Puntland and Galmudug