The former TFG minister for Minerals and Water, Abdi Hassan Awale Qeybdid has been elected president of the semi-autonomous State of Galmudug on Wednesday.
Today is day 6 of the National Constituent Assembly and the anticipation and excitement of tomorrow’s voting day is evident. The transition in Somalia is coming to an end.
Somalia's National Constituent Assembly (NCA) reconvened on Saturday (July 28th) after Friday's meeting was delayed, Somalia's Garowe Online reported.
President Obama sent a letter, dated 20, 2012 to Congress declaring the situation in Somalia poses "an unusual and extraordinary national security threat to the United States."
The army has passed out a new battalion comprising of 3,237 specially trained troops for deployment against the al Qaeda-linked al-Shabaab terrorists in the war-torn Somalia.