Somali elders in Isiolo start vetting community's poll aspirants

Isiolo Somali elders aspirants vetting

 Isiolo County's Somali Council of Elders Chairperson Shariff Abdullahi (left) and Secretary-General Hassan Idle (right) on January 1, 2022 give a certificate to Mr Mohammed Barre Ahmed who was given greenlight to vie for Burat Ward seat. The elders have said they will vet all aspirants from the Somali community.

Photo credit: Waweru Wairimu | Nation Media Group

All aspirants for various political seats in the 2022 elections from the Somali community in Isiolo must be vetted before they are allowed to vie, an elder’s council has said.

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