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Somali Federal Parliament started constitutional review Process

In extraordinary meeting held  in Peoples’ House Federal Parliament Started to review parts of Somali Provisional Constitution.

Independent Constitutional Review Commission presented 10 chapters out of 15 chapter of the provisional constitution to the Parliament for Review.

Somali Prime Minister Omar Abdirashid, representatives of Federal States Parliaments and heads of emerging political parties attended the meeting.

Mariam Arif Qasim the chair of constitutional review commission acknowledged a delay in review process caused by the Political tensions in the respective governments of the country.

Sensitive chapters of the constitution like the powers of the president, resource sharing and status of the capital will not be subjected to review at this particular stage.