By: Omar Mohamed Farah
BORAME (Gudgude)- Chairman and presidential candidate of Somaliland’s ruling party KULMIYE, Mouse Bihi Abdi, expressed their party has longer political experiences than oppositions parties in the country. Adding they have to capacity to handle challenges of politicians integrated in party.
Speaking on public address in Borame, capital of Awdal region, where delegation led by the Vice president, Abdirahman Abdilahi Ismail Sa’li arrived and met warm welcome from thousands of KULMIYE’s supports congregated. Muse Bihi Said that Kulmiye has had to ability to pacify differentiation among the party’s senior officials when it comes to electing the political posts of the party.
He hailed some of the politicians who gave up their candidacy for the interest of party. And he said “our party has sufficient experience to manage his unity when the politicians compete the party’s leadership. To inform you Abdi Aziz Samale former finance minister had competed my post as presidential candidate we had in critical combat then he waived and supporting me without condition. On the other hand MP Saleban Ali Kore was running as new speaker of the lower house we preferred him his rival Bashe Mohamed Farah and then Saleban accepted and Bashe was elected that post.”
Kulmiye flag bearer pledges if elected the competence of security forces of country should be not disturbed by the opponent of Somaliland, adding he will concentrate of job creation to the youth of the country.
Muse Bihi insisted the previous political programs of the presidential election held in June 2010 mostly implemented as intended.
He underlined the ruling party has agreed and picked to MP Ahmed Yasin Sheikh Ali from Awdal region to be elected First deputy speaker of parliament, adding that vision became true.
“We supported him for his competence and loyalty he is the youngest lawmaker in parliament and he will be suitable for his newly positon,”Said Mouse Bihi, and expounding the three political parties KULMIYE, WADDANI and UCID contested the new speaker and his party won that also he indicated obtained minor votes comparing to opposition rivals.