Garowe(SD)-The Minister of Information, Ali Hassan Ahmed Sabarey, today spoke to the media in Garowe, the capital of Puntland State of Somalia, Responding to a Universal TV program criticizing the Puntland government.
“Last night we watched the London based Universal TV’ and it’s opinion piece, we see it as false information” said minister Sabarey.
The minister said they would be contacting the Universal Television owner and directors to inquire about the critique presented on the TV program last night. added the minister.
Mr. Sabarey has accused Universal TV of inciting public protests, but dismissed their comments, threatening that the Puntland government will take action if necessary.
Universal’s program named the week’s opinion was seen as an attack by the reporter, as though he had an axe to grind with the administration.