PM Roble meets Galmudug, HirShabelle leaders and opposition leaders
Somali Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble has held talks with the leaders of HirShabelle and Galmudug along with the leaders of of the opposition. The members of council of the presidential candidates who were in attendance include former president Hassan Sheikh and Wadajir party leader Abdirahman Abdishakur. The meeting discussed working together on security in the capital and holding elections in accordance with the 17 September pact. “Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble met with the presidents of Galmudug and Hirshabelle states and the presidential candidates, and discussed working together on security in the capital and holding elections in accordance with the 17 September agreement,” the office of the prime minister said. Benadir region officials and military officials were also Present during the meeting. The meeting comes a day after the leaders of Galmudug and Hirshabelle opposed President Farmaajo’s term extension.