By Goth Mohamed Goth
The newly elected chairman of the ruling party Hon Muse Bihi Abdi flanked by the deputy chairman Hon Mohamed Kahin Ahmed,the secretary general Hon Hassan Said Yusuf and the chairman of the party’s central committee Hon Jama Ismail Egge in a press conference held at the party’s headquarters termed as null and void a list of 364 central committee delegates released yesterday by the party’s executive committee.
The ruling party officials led by the party’s chairman Hon Muse Bihi Abd said, “The ruling party executive committee has no mandate whatsoever to name the central committees delegates and that their job was only meant to last for two days during the recently concluded hence the reason for them not to interfere with the party’s other businesses.
“We are aware that some cabinet ministers have being trying to hold the party hostage for quite some time now and they are working hard to drive a rift between the party and President Silanyo , let me make one thing clear , me and President Silanyo have never being at odds”, Muse Bihi said.
Hon Mohamed Kahin speaking at the venue said, “The issue of nominating the central committee delegates lies with the chairman of the party and it’s only him who has the final say to who is in and who is out of the list this in accordance with the party’s constitution.