Somali minister bared from competing for federal MP
State indirect electoral implementation team (SIEIT) of Jubbaland banned the outgoing minister of Petroleum & Mineral Resources of Somalia Mohamed Mukhtar from competing for lower house MP.
According to an official letter seen by Shabelle Media, Ibrahim was accused of bribery and violation of Jubbaland state’s lower house electoral procedures.
The minister was unreachable for comments of the SIEIT decision.
Read the SIEIT statement below.