The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG) for Somalia, Nicholas Kay, welcomed the inauguration of Abdikarim Hussein Guled as the President of the newly formed Galmudug Interim Administration (GIA). Speaking at a ceremony held in Adaado, SRSG Kay said, “I congratulate President Abdikarim Hussein Guled and Vice President Mohamed […]
Mogadishu, 21 July 2015 – The newly-appointed Deputy Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General...
Mogadishu, 20 July 2015 – The new Deputy Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General (DSRSG), Mr....
Mogadishu, 16 July 2015 – The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia (SRSG) Nicholas Kay extends...
JOINT PRESS STATEMENT: International community congratulates Galmudug regional assembly on elections
Mogadishu, 04 July 2015: The United Nations, Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), the European Union (EU), African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) and the United States of America welcomed the successful conclusion of elections for the Galmudug Interim Administration today and congratulated the newly elected President, Mr. Abdikarim Hussein Guled […]Read more ›
The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia (SRSG) Nicholas Kay congratulated the people and Government of Somalia on their 55th Independence Anniversary. He commended the efforts they are making to overcome over two decades of instability as well as the progress achieved in the ongoing peace building and […]Read more ›
UN Special Representative commends the completion of the establishment of Galmudug regional assembly
The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia (SRSG) Nicholas Kay welcomed the election of the Speaker of the Galmudug regional assembly by members of the assembly in Adaado, on 27 June. The SRSG congratulated the newly elected speaker, Mr. Ali Ga’al Asir, and expressed satisfaction with the completion […]Read more ›
The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia (SRSG), Nicholas Kay, strongly condemns today’s attack by Al Shabaab militants on an AMISOM base in Leego, manned by troops from the Burundian contingent.“I send my heartfelt condolences to the families who have lost loved ones in today’s attack as well […]Read more ›
The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia (SRSG), Nicholas Kay, has welcomed the opening of the second phase of the process to form a new interim administration in Somalia’s central regions. The delegates’ conference to select an interim regional assembly and ratify its regional charter was launched in […]Read more ›
Madam President, Thank you for this opportunity to brief the Council. I am glad to be doing so with my friend and colleague, Ambassador Maman Sidikou. Yesterday we briefed the AU Peace and Security Council together, which is why we are joining you from Addis. The AU-UN partnership in Somalia is […]Read more ›