President Farmaajo Establishes A National Economic Forum
President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Farmaajo has announced the establishment of a National Economic Forum, through a presidential decree. The decree, dated at July 12, 2018, stipulates that the forum is created with reference to the 87th and 90th articles of the Constitution, and in accordance with the proposal by the Minister for Planning as well as members of the Cabinet.
The forum comprises of the ministerial subcommittee on the economy, governor of the Central Bank, regional leaders and five advisers from academia and experts. Their work will be to advise and help the government design the strategic economic and financial policies of the country.