THT- The 96th session of the Council of Ministers of the Republic, was chaired by the President of the Republic of Somaliland, H.E. Muse Bihi Abdi, accompanied by the Vice President of Somaliland, H.E. Abdirahman Abdilahi Ismail (Sayli’i), mainly dwelt on pertinent issues concerning security and economical affairs of the nation.
First of all, the council listened to a briefing from the Minister of Interior, Hon. Mohamed Kahin Ahmed, and informed them about the security situation in the country.
The council also heard a report from the Minister of Financial Development, Dr. Saad Ali Shire, who briefed the council on the ongoing process of preparing the budget for 2023 and the areas where the budget places importance.
The minister also shared with the council the report of the meeting of the Somaliland Economic Forum (Somaliland Economic Forum) which will be held in early September this year.
On the other hand, the Minister of Justice of Somaliland, Hon. Saleeban Warsame Guled, presented to the Cabinet of Ministers the law on the legal assistance services for people who cannot afford a lawyer.
The minister has explained the components of this law, which the ministry incorporated within the preparation of the office of the General Counsel, and its importance of it for people who are unable to hire lawyers.
At the end of the meeting, the Cabinet of Ministers approved by a majority vote the constitution of the Somaliland Fire Brigade, which was debated in the council during the previous council sessions and was thus approved