Former Somali President Sheikh Sharif Sheikh Ahmed, who is also the chairman of the Union of Candidates, last night met with Senator Abdi Hashi Abdillahi, Assistant Speaker of the Upper House & Deputy Prime Minister Mahdi Mohamed Guled.
The meeting took place at the residence of Abdi Hashi and Mahdi Guled in Mogadishu.
Sheikh Sharif thanked the two officials for their role in the election of the upper house seats in the Northern Regions and for their mature compromise.
“We shared our hope that the election of the House of the People of the Somali Parliament will begin soon,” said Sharif Sheikh Ahmed.
Election meetings are taking place regularly in Mogadishu and the country’s regions, with the election of members of the lower house of parliament soon to begin.