Parliamentary Election Process Enters Final Phase

The Election Process commenced in Mogadishu for Somaliland and Banadir regions.

HE the Deputy Speaker of the Somali Parliament, Mahad Abdalla Awad, was the first person to be elected in Mogadishu and the remainder are expected to be elected in the coming days with a total of 275 members being elected to the Lower House.

The electoral process will conclude with both the Lower and Upper Houses of Parliament will electing the President of Somalia in a ballot at the end of this year.