PM Roble Meets With UN Assistant Secretary-General for Africa Ms. Martha Ama
Somalia's Prime Minister Mohamed Hussein Roble, on Monday, held a meeting with a United Nations delegation led by the Secretary-General for Africa. Roble and the delegation led by Mss. Martha Ama Akyaa Pobee discussed a number of issues, including Somalia's 2021 elections. A brief statement from the prime minister's office said the meeting focused on ensuring women's quotas. "Roble and the UN Under-Secretary-General for Africa discussed issues including the country's elections, and in particular the confirmation of the 30% quota for women in the BFS Councils," Roble's office said in a statement. The meeting also discussed UN development projects in Somalia and strengthening cooperation between the Somali government and UN agencies. The meeting was also attended by the United Nations Special Representative for Somalia, James Swan.