President Farmaajo Makes Major Reshuffle In The Security Sector

President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed ‘Farmaajo’ on Thursday made a major reshuffle in the security docket and Villa Somalia in a presidential decree.

Dr Amina Said Ali, who was the Deputy Chief of Staff at Villa Somalia was appointed as the new Chief of Staff to replace Fahad Yassin. Fahad was named as the Deputy Director of the National Intelligence and Security Agency (NISA). He replaces Abdulkadir Mohamed Nur (Jama) who was sacked.

Meanwhile, the new changes also affected the national security docket. SNA Chief Abdiweli Jama Gorod has been fired and is now replaced by Dahir Adan Elmi. Zakia Hussein Ahmed and Said Ahmed Kadiye were appointed as the deputies of the Somali Police Force Commander.

Hassan Nur Ol-u-jog has been appointed as the Commander of the Somali Navy Forces. In the decree, the president called on all the newly appointed officials to transparently, diligently and professionally execute their new roles.

Source: BBC Somali