President Farmaajo receives President-elect Hassan Sheikh Mohamud at Villa Somalia
President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo has on Tuesday morning received at the Presidential Palace in the capital Mogadishu, President elect Hassan sheikh Mohamud . This was their first meeting since the Presidential election on Sunday which handed victory to the former Head of State Hassan Sheikh Mohamud. The two Presidents discussed the general situation in the country, continuation of the progress achieved in the last five years and transfer of power in the coming days. President Farmaajo congratulated President-elect Hassan Sheikh Mohamud for his victory and wished him success as he leads the country in the next four years. President Farmaajo also assured President Mohamud if his unwavering support for the smooth assumption of office ahead of the inauguration slated for next week. "H.E @M_Farmaajo receives H.E President @HassanSMohamud at State House, Villa Somalia. H.E Farmaajo congratulated President Hassan & reassured his support for smooth assumption of office ahead of inauguration as he prepares to serve #Somalia & fulfill the hopes of our Citizens." said President Farmaajo. The President appointed a committee for the assumption of office and directed them to hasten the preparation for the inauguration ceremony of the new President in the next few days. Farmaajo is set to hand over the mantle to his successor Mohamud next week. Mohamud will lead the Horn of Africa Nation in the next four years.