Hargeysa, Somaliland, May 18, 2013 (SL Times) – UCID party officials
gave a press conference at Hargeysa’s Guled Hotel in which they strongly
defended their party’s chairman, Faysal Ali Warabe, from criticism that
was leveled at him after meeting with Somalia’s president.
Halimo, a representative of UCID’s women wing, said Somaliland and
Somalia’s officials meet all the time and here was nothing wrong with
UCID’s chairman’s greeting of Somalia’s president.
The Head of UCID party in Maroodi jeeh, Abdirahman Adan Haji Harun,
blasted the government accusing it of exaggerating the significance of
the meeting between UCID’s Chairman and Somalia’s president.
In addition, Mr Yusuf Kayse condemned what he called the RRU’s attack on
civilians in Bur’o then reiterated the call for a conference to discuss
the 2015 parliamentary elections, the talks between Somaliland and
Somalia, unemployment, and illegal emigration.