By Goth Mohamed Goth
Somaliland born Essa Kayd, a chief neuro diagnostic based in Boston, U.S. this week announced he will be contesting for a parliamentary s come general elections due to be held in the country in mid-2015.
Essa Kayd said his decision to contest for a Maroodi Jeh parliamentary seat in the upcoming elections came about after intense consultation with his elders who requested from him that he runs for parliamentary seat.
In the a brief statement the good Essa stated, “After I had consultations with local leaders, elders and intellectuals from my clan(Arab, Samane) I have decided to announce my candidacy for a parliamentary seat come next general elections.
“First of all it’s essential for a person to vote and be voted for and every citizen has a right as enshrined in our constitution, that’s why I would like to inform my friends, supporters and all those concerned (Arab,Samane)that I would be running in the next general elections”,he said.
Essa Kayd received his education in Ottawa University and Harvard Medical School. Mr. Kayd is the chief Neurodiagnostic at Brigham and Women’s Hospital Harvard Medical School in Boston. He occasionally travels to Africa to offer his time; gives training to leading doctors in the continent. He is also trains physicians at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women’s Medical School. Brigham and Women’s Medical Hospital is ranked one of the top hospitals in the US by U.S. News & World Report Top Hospitals.