Somali Federal State members Presidents and other delegation from the Federal government have arrived Garowe today ahead of a consultative meeting to solve persistent disputes between the Federal Member States and the Federal government.
The meeting is coming renewed dispute over the constitution and power-sharing between the sides. The Puntland President, Said Abdullahi Deni, accused of continuously undermining the Federal States through delegitimization and depriving of development resources donated by International for state building and recovery of the economy.
Among the leaders arrived today, Jubbaland President, Hirshabelle President and Southwest President. Both leaders were received by the Puntland President and Vice Presiden
Somalia Federal Government President, Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo, and Prime Minister Hassan Ali Kheire are also expected to arrive Garowe in the coming hours.
Mohamed Abdi Ware, Hirshabelle President as we were received by Puntland President:
Ahmed Mohamed, the Jubbaland President as he arrived in Garowe today:
Laftagareen, The President of South West State in Somalia also arrived in Garowe today:
Puntland also expressed its concerns over the new electoral law which was amended and approved by the Somali Federal Government cabinet in Mogadishu. The government in Puntland believes it was rushed and were not enough room for consultation.