By Goth Mohamed Goth
SomalilandPress-The national assembly has today overwhelmingly approved Somaliland national electoral commission after a long delay in reaching the decision.
Mr. Said Ali Muse, veteran journalist who member of the incoming NEC welcomed the decision by the national electoral commission.
After a delay in the consideration of the appointment of the new NEC because of internal disputes at the House of Representatives which were finally sorted out.
Out of the 70 members present at the time 69 members voted in for and none against without any abstentions, the speaker didn’t voted.
The House of parliament overwhelmingly voted in favor of bill today, 29 November 2014, the following as the new NEC members.
The seven new NEC members are:
- Mr. Said Ali Muse
- Mr. Mohamed Jama Mohamed
- Ms. Kaltun Sh. Hassan Abdi
- Mr. Mahmoud Hassan Wacays
- Mr. Abdulqadir Iman Warsame
- Mr. Abdirahaman Osman Aadan (Sagal)
- Mr. Abdifatah Ibrahim Warsame