Former President Sharif Sheikh Ahmed has resigned from his post as chairman of the Union of Presidential Candidates for the presidency of Somalia.
However, the issues discussed at the meeting were not disclosed and no information was released.
However, Abdirahman Abdishakur Warsame, a member of the Union of Candidates, posted a short statement on his Facebook page stating that the meeting was aimed at expediting the elections.
“The regular meeting of the Union of Candidates Council chaired by former Somali President Sharif Sheikh Ahmed took place today.”
“We have discussed a number of issues, the most important of which is to expedite the election process.”