Somaliland:New State Minister Energy and Minerals Resources Takes Office
By Goth Mohamed Goth
The newly appointed State Minister in Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources Eng . Abdurrahman Ahmed Ismail (Simodi ) official took office during a well-attended ceremony was held on Tuesday at the Kaah Business center.
The Minister of Energy and Minerals Hon Hussein Abdi Dualeh officiated by the handing over ceremony whereby the former state minister of Energy and Minerals resource Dr. Mohamed Farah Dualeh now the new state of Finance handed Eng . Abdurrahman Ahmed Ismail (Simodi ).
The director general in the Ministry of Energy and Mineral resources Mr. Said Ahmed speaking during the event said, “First and foremost I would like to thank all those here attending the ceremony today and secondly, I would like to congratulate the new State minister of Finance who during his time as minister of State of Energy and Mineral Resources Dr. Mohamed Farah Dualeh of whom I have the privilege to work with him over a period of time.
The outgoing minister of State of Energy and Mineral Resources Dr. Mohamed Farah Dualeh speaking during the function thanked all the staff at the ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources and I feel proud to be handing over my previous post to my comrade and friend of whom I had the opportunity to work with in my previous portfolio.
On the hand, said, “I would like first and foremost to thank His Excellency President Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud “Silanyo” for giving me the second chance to be the state Minister of Energy and Minerals Resources and I pray to Allah to help me in the new Job.
Hon Hussein Abdi Dualeh speaking during the handing over ceremony, “I happy to be presiding over this ceremony especially involving two people of whom I had the privilege to serve them in my current portfolio, one of them as the state Minister of Energy and Minerals and the and the other as the head of the Simodi project previously in the Ministry of both being competent and hardworking senior civil servants.
The Minister of Energy and Minerals Hon Hussein Abdi Dualeh further wish good luck to both the outgoing State of Minister of Energy and Minerals Resources and the incoming in their new portfolios.