Somali Premier announces his cabinet ministers

Somalia’s Premier Hassan Ali Khayre. [Photo: Archive]
Somalia’s Premier Hassan Ali Khayre. [Photo: Archive]
Mogadishu-(Puntland Mirror) Somalia’s Premier Hassan Ali Khayre on Tuesday announced his cabinet ministers.

Mr. Khayre made the announcement at a press conference in the Somali capital, Mogadishu. 

The names of the new ministers are:

  1. Abdi Farah Juha – Interior Minister
  2. Yousuf  Garad Omar – Minister of Foreign Affairs
  3. Mohamed Abukar Islow – Minister of National Security
  4. Jamal Mohamed Hassan – Minister of Planning
  5. Abdirahman Duale Beyle – Minister of Finance
  6. Khadija Mohamed Dirie – Minister of Youth and Sports
  7. Abdirahman Omar Osman – Minister Of Information
  8. Maryan Qasim Ahmed – Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management
  9. Abdirashid Mohamed Abdullahi – Minister of Defence
  10. Abdirahman Dahir Osman – Minister of Education and Higher Education
  11. Abdirahman Hosh Jibril – Minister of Constitutional Affairs
  12. Maryan Aweys Jama – Minister of Ports and Aviation
  13. Abdi Anshur Hassan – Minister of Posts and Technology
  14. Sheikh Nur Mohamed Hassan – Minister of Livestock
  15. Khadro Ahmed Duale – Minister of Trade and Industry
  16. Abbas Sheikh Abdullah Siraaji – Minister of Public Works and Rebuilding
  17. Abdirashid Mohamed Ahmed – Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources
  18. Said Hussein Eid – Minister of Agriculture
  19. Fawzia Yusuf Haji Nur – Minister of Health and Social Welfare
  20. Hassan Hussein Haji – Minister of Justice
  21. Saleh Ahmed Jama – Minister of Labour and Employment
  22. Salim Aliyow Ibrow – Minister of Electricity and Water
  23. Iman Abdullahi Ali – Minister of Religious affairs
  24. Deqa Yasin Haji Yousuf – Minister of Women and Human Rights
  25. Abdirahman Abdi Hashi – Minister of Fisheries and Marine Resources 
  26. Mahad Ahmed Guled – Deputy Prime Ministe  

Six of the new ministers are women.

The new cabinet ministers will face a confidence vote in the parliament next days, according to the Somalia’s constitution. 

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