Puntland regional state propose vote of no confidence against cabinet

More than 21 Puntland regional state assembly members have signed petition against the regional state cabinet.

The members are pushing for vote of no confidence against the President Abdiweli Gas cabinet which they said is under performing.

In the letter to the speaker of the regional state assembly signed by more than 21 members they cited issues to do with security, economy and political failure by the cabinet.

The letter mentioned Somaliland encroachment, increasing Al Shabaab attacks and lack of salary to the government staff as great failure.

The members are also worried about the establishment of central regional state which claims some territory of Puntland.