Caretaker PM meets with new MPs in Mogadishu
The outgoing prime minster Omar Abdirashid Sharmarke has held an especial meeting with the MPs of the new federal parliament in Mogadishu on Friday.
The PM’s meeting with the MPs in Mogadishu is part of his presidential campaign as he is running for president in the coming polls scheduled in January, 2016.
Mr Sharmarke congratulated the MPs on the inauguration of the new Federal Parliament of Somalia on 27 December, in which he said was a historic achievement towards public vote in 2020
The premier is among several presidential candidates, including the incumbent president Hassan Sheikh Mohamud are vying for the east Africa country’s president.