Somali opposition leader begins tour of Galmudug regional state

Somalia’s Wadajir Party Leader Abdirahman Abdishakur Warsame arrived today in the central port city of Hobyo to express support for the Hobyo Peace Conference.

Mr Warsame is accompanied in the visit by the former Wadajir Party Chairman Kamal Gutale and other party officials.

The prominent opposition leader is expected to tour several towns in  Galmudug regional state including Hobyo, Galkayo, Adado and Dusamareb.

An official of the party told Somaliaffairs that the party leader’s visit to the region is aimed at supporting the Hobyo peace conference, enhancing peace in Galkayo, encouraging the region’s youth to participate in peace and state building and strengthening the party’s grass-root support in the region.

The main objective of the party, the official said, is to achieve an inclusive process of state building in Galmudug state.

Wadajir Party is one of the main opposition political parties in Somalia.