Somalia: Ahlusuunah bans former Somali ambassador to Ethiopia reach Dhusamareeb town

The reports we are getting from the central regions of Somalia say that the moderate Islamist group Ahlusuunah Walaj has banned the former Somali ambassador to Ethiopia honorable Ahmed Abdisalan and a delegation he is spearheading to reach in Guriel and Dhusamareeb towns in Galgaduud region.

The ambassador who is currently in Mogadishu and planning to fly to Dhusamareeb town the headquarters of Galgaduud region received a message that he should not step in the areas where Ahlusunnah Waljama is in control of this include the capital of Galgaduud region.

Forces loyal to Ahlusunnah waljama have been deployed in the airstrips of Dhusamareeb and Guriel, to prevent the landing of this delegation.

Sources close to the delegation told us that they are not going for any political issue, but to observe the condition of the people they belong to.

There is no official announcement declared by Ahlusuunah Waljama regarding about the obejection of the delegation’s reach in some areas in Galgaduud region.

Ambassador Ahmed Abdisalan was among the presidential candidates who have been contesting for presidency seat in Galmudug state, and was at whiskers beaten by the current President Abdikarim Hussein Guleed.

Radio Dalsan

Mohamed Omar Hussein

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