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Somalia's parliament passes no-confidence vote over prime minister's failure to finalize draft constitution
27 July 2020Somali Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khaire was kicked out of his post in an unexpected vote of no confidence, plunging the embattled East African country into a co…
Lower house speaker says Somalia will not conduct indirect elections but that parliament will determine electoral model
16 July 2020Somalia will not conduct indirect elections commonly referred to as 4.5 model, Lower House Speaker Mohamed Mursal Abdirahman said on Wednesday, in a statement t…
Somali opposition parties call for resignation of electoral body over implementation of universal suffrage model
29 June 2020A day after delivering proposals on the management and subsequent holding of the much-awaited elections, Somalia's electoral body is now under pressure to quit,…
Op-ed: A one-person, one-vote election and a 4.5 clan system are incompatible in Somalia
3 June 2020The bicameral parliament committee tasked with the completion of election regulations has proposed the allocation of seven Upper House seats for Banadir Region,…
Somalia holds public consultations on new constitution
5 March 2020A three-day public consultation ended today in Jowhar, at which representatives from all walks of life in Somalia's federal state of Hirshabelle discussed and s…