Somali President reshuffles army leadership, promotes new commander
Dhusamareb, SONNA – President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has introduced a serious shake-up within the Somali Nationwide Military, appointing new leaders and selling a senior officer. In a presidential decree issued on Monday, Mohamud named Brigadier Common Madey Nurey Sheikh because the Deputy Commander of the military and Brigadier Common Dayah Abdi Abdulle because the Commander of the Infantry. Abdulle, who was beforehand a Colonel, was additionally elevated to the rank of Brigadier Common. The president praised the brand new appointees for his or her dedication and repair to the nation, and urged them to work laborious to revive peace and stability within the nation. He additionally referred to as on all Somalis, civilians and troopers alike, to help the military and be part of the battle towards the militant group Al-Shabaab, which has been waging a violent insurgency for over a decade. The president mentioned that the federal government was dedicated to reforming and strengthening the safety sector, and thanked the worldwide companions for his or her help and cooperation.