Galmudug President appoints new Ministers ahead of regional elections


Galmudug Regional State President Ahmed Abdi Kariye Qor-Qor appointed new members to his Council of Ministers on Wednesday, ahead of the regional leadership elections expected to occur later this year.

President Qor-Qor appointed Abdiweli Abdullahi Jama as Minister of Health and Social Welfare, Abdinur Mohamud Mohamed as Minister of Transport and Aviation, and Abdiwahab Sheikh Abukar Noor as Minister of Youth and Sports.

Furthermore, Abdirisaaq Mohamed Jama was appointed Minister of State for Finance, and Abdulqadir Sheikh Hassan Ismail was appointed Minister of State for Education.

The president instructed the new ministers to perform their duties diligently. Galmudug is expected to hold a highly anticipated election between December 2024 and January 2025.