Galkayo (SD) – Galmudug’s electoral commission nominated by President Ahmed Duale Geelle (Haf), has issued a new timetable for the general election.
A statement from the committee, announced that the parliamentary election will take place on 25 January 2020.
It is said that the registration of presidential candidates will begin on the 27th of March, and the election of the new president will be held on 1 February 2020.
The schedule announced today in Galkayo is different from the previous released by the government-appointed technical committee, which operates in Dhusamareb town, Galgaduud region.
This could result in Galmudug having two presidents, if no official solution is reached in the opposing campaigns in Dhusamareb and Galkayo.