Hargeisa, 17 June 2009 – A high-level of delegation from Somaliland’s second opposition Party Ucid has flown out of Egal International Airport to number of countries including the United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom, Canada and the United States.
The delegation was led off by UCID Chairman and presidential candidate, Mr Faisal Ali Warabe and his vice-chairman, professor Mohamed Rashid Sheikh Hassan and Somaliland’s House of Representative’s chairman, Mr Abdulrahman Mohamed Abdullahi (Irro).
The party officials had no immediate comment about their trip.
Currently all the leaders are abroad, President Rayale led a delegation to Kuwait after an official invitation from the Kuwaiti leader – Kulmiye opposition party leader, Mr Ahmed Mohamud Silanyo is also touring a number of Scandinavian countries. Meanwhile the Finance Minister, Mr Hussein Ali Duale led his own delegation to Kenya to hold talks with EU and donor nations, while the Minister of Interior, Mr Abdullahi Ismael Ali flew to Addis Ababa with his own team, he will take part in a conference designed to address piracy challenges in the region.
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