Former Interior Minister Abdirahman Odowaa re-elected as MP in Galmudug State
Former Somali interior Minister Abdirahman Mohamed Odowaa has been re-elected to the House of People in elections that took place in Galkacayo town, the side of Galmudug State on Sunday.
This is after his competitor Mohamed Ahmed Hosh withdrew from the race in the eleventh hour handing Odowa an easy win.
Galmudug State elections Implementation Team announced that Odowaa won HOP#069 which was also hotly runned by Deputy Information Minister Abdirahman Yussuf Al-Adala who also declared his withdrawal from the race and congatulated Odowaa in advance for the victory.
The State is set to hold elections of remaining two seats in Galkacayo town as it endeavours to beat the March 15th electoral deadline..