By Gulaid Dalha
Somali Commentator – According to a press conference held in the presidential palace of Somaliland by the presidential spokesman Eng Hussien Adan Ege, the president of Somaliland has congratulated his counterpart in Somalia who has recently been elected as the country’s 9th president. In his press, Eng Deyr said, “Somaliland congratulates the President-elect Mohamed Abdilahi Farmajo on his victory in the run-off poll held yesterday in Mogadisho. We welcome the peace, tranquility and vigilance of our brothers in Somalia.”
SOMALILAND-SOMALIA PEACE TALKS
Mr Deyr said in his statement, “Somaliland is ready to resume the talks between the two nations and we are in tireless effort to make this talks fruitful.” He further went on, “We call Farmajo to divert from the wrong track of his predecessor – Hassan Sh Mohamoud who had vivid interference for the independence of this state.”
The spokesman also stated statement that Somaliland is reminding the President-elect to offer the priority to stabilizing the country. “Somaliland stresses the president-elect Farmajo to give his first priority in keeping the nation stable. This causes for the two nations to respect each other and work together under two different countries.”
THE CASE OF SOMALILAND
“A group of traitors can represent Somaliland people. They are working for themselves. Only the elected president, his vice president, the Two Houses(House of Representatives and House of Elders) can represent the citizens,” said Eng Hussien Deyr, Somaliland’s presidential spokesman.