Sharif Hassan Sheikh Aden

By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 5th, 2012
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Mogadishu – Fistfights erupted in Somalia’s parliament late Wednesday as lawmakers elected a new speaker in a move condemned by the troubled nation’s president as “null and void”. Several supporters of Sharif Hassan Sheikh Adan – sacked as speaker in a controversia...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Dec 14th, 2011
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A fistfight erupted in the Somali parliament Wednesday, a day after a group of lawmakers voted to oust Speaker Sharif Hassan Sheikh Adan. The fighting began after the anti-Adan lawmakers tried to elect a replacement for the speaker, who is in Italy. The speaker’s supporters shouted objections a...
By benim
In East Africa
Jun 20th, 2011
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Mohamed attends his swearing-in ceremony as the new prime minister in Mogadishu, capital of Somalia. Somali Prime Minister Mohamed Abdulahi Mohamed on Sunday announced his resignation in accordance with an agreement reached by the president and the speaker of the parliament. (Xinhua/Ismail Warsameh) ...
By benim
In East Africa
Jun 13th, 2011
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Mogadishu – A deal signed by Somalia’s president and parliament speaker providing for the dismissal of the prime minister and his government needs parliament’s approval, the cabinet said. The ministers said late on Saturday they had met with Prime Minister Mohamed Abdulahi Mohamed t...
By benim
In East Africa
May 13th, 2011
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Mogadishu – An acrimonious power struggle among Somalia’s leaders is opening the way for Islamist militants to step up their insurgency against the government, the African Union peacekeeping force said on Thursday. Military offensives in the capital Mogadishu and in the south of the count...
By benim
In East Africa
Feb 3rd, 2011
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Mogadishu – Somalia’s transitional parliament on Thursday extended its own mandate by three years, speaker Sharif Hassan Sheikh Adan said. The mandate of the 550-strong body had been due to expire alongside that of the transitional government (TFG) in August of this year. Of the 436 MPs a...
By benim
In East Africa
Oct 27th, 2010
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Mogadishu: – Members of MPs for Somali Federal Transitional Government like Asha Abdalla have denounced the speaker of the TFG Sharif Hassan Sheikh Aden for his position in the latest parliament clash. They strongly blamed the speaker of being responsible for the present setbacks and therefore ...