Somali Government establishes Committee of Experts on Draft Constitution

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(Mogadishu, September 26, 2011) As part of its drive to implement the Roadmap, the Acting Prime Minister and Minister of Defence, H.E. Hussein Arab Isse, announced today the establishment of the Committee of Experts (CoE) that will support the preparation of the Draft Constitution.

Their names are:

  1. Dr. Ali Said Fiqi
  2. Mohamed Sheikh Osman Jawaari
  3. Prof. Ahmed Abbas Ahmed
  4. Dr. Shukria Abdirahman Dini
  5. Prof. Mohamud Mo’allin Ali Turyare
  6. Avv. Asha-kiin Farah Du’ale
  7. Ali Sheikh Mohamud Ga’al
  8. Hanan A. Ibrahim
  9. Avv. Ali Abdalla Dafeed

The experts have been selected based on their knowledge and experience in law and are expected to deliver their mandate within the coming months.

The Somali Government asks all the Somali people and other stakeholders to fully support the CoE in this noble exercise.


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