Another new prime minister
President Sheik Sharif Sheik Ahmed has appointed Abdiweli Mohamed Ali as the new prime minister.
Mr. Ali is a western educated academic with a master’s degree in public administration from Harvard, a master’s degree in economics from Vanderbilt and a Ph.D. in economics from George Mason University. He is also a former deputy prime minister and minister of planning and international cooperation.
He replaces Mohammed Abdullahi Mohammed who resigned last Sunday as part of the Kampala Accord.