Published On: Wed, Dec 28th, 2016

US warns citizens in Somalia of election fraud

Unites states said it is committed to credible electoral process in Somalia, as the horn of Africa nation is sworn-in Tuesday 281 MPs to form its 10th parliament.

The United States of American threatened grave punishment over electoral fraud by its Somali-American citizens joined the new Somali parliament.

“Grave instances of corruption by US citizens overseas are punishable under US law,” said US mission to Somalia in a statement posted in its Twitter account.

US ambassador to Somalia Stephen Schwartz has expressed grave concern over the alleged fraud, intimidation and vote-buying in voting for Somalia’s lower house chamber.

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