Members were however unhappy that the President had failed to report about investigations into corruption following two earlier sessions held in Sham-el-Sheik in Egypt in 2016 and Kigali, Rwanda as promised.
Lt Gen Tigabu Yilma Wondimhunegn from Ethiopia took up office today, from Lt Gen Jim Beesigye Owoyesigire, who has served in that capacity since January 2018.
Several wounded people were also removed from the premises and smoke plumed from a building inside the complex.
Together with other peace activists, Sayid-Ali, then a student at the Somali National University, had accompanied a traditional elder to Wadajir district in the capital city of Mogadishu to help mediate between two warring clans. They were…