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Hassan Sheikh Mohamud

Date of Birth: 29/11/1955
Place of Birth: Central Hiran region


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The endless election

The winner had the support of the Darod and those backing President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud...


Surviving elections and jihad

President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud's government spent most of 2016 preparing the elections, and the new cabinet's first order of business will be to engage in a delicate process of accommodation, negotiation and reparation...


Electoral process stumbles but stays on track 

Britain was once opposed to President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, who is seeking to continue in office, but is now resigned to accept whomever the process throws up, however much they have used money and naked power to get there...

President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's backing which, we hear, has been cemented by lucrative business between their respective cronies...


Electoral roads to federalism

The election of President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud then represented a new era: here was a member of civil society who had been engaged in educational activities throughout the civil war...


US comes to struggling Amisom's aid

Nairobi has never given an official figure, but President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud recently referred in passing to 180 Kenyans as having died...


Amisom struggles

President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has strongly criticised the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) for causing many civilian casualties in Gedo Region...


The long arm of Al Qaida

Accompanied by Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari and Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud at a memorial service for the Kenyan troops on 27 January, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta vowed to keep his forces under the AU flag in Somalia...


Division all around

The 2012 selection of MPs who then elected President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud was judged so corrupt that it could not be repeated (AC Vol 53 No 22, Not yet spring in Mogadishu)...


The Brits are coming

While an MP, he travelled regularly to both Somalia and Somaliland, and in February 2014, met Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud at the British Embassy in Mogadishu, along with the then British Ambassador, Neil Wigan...


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