Let it be known that we shall not accept their decision neither do we fear those who conspire against us” those were the words of the veteran freedom fighter Ibrahim Dega ‘weyn the leader of UDHIS Minutes after PPR&VC Announced the results of the Political Organizations who had qualified and those who failed to qualify for registration during a press conference in which he staunchly denounced the of final list.
The Political Parties Registration & Verification Committee (PPR&VC) had earlier revealed that only 6 of the 15 new political Organizations in race have qualified by fulfilling all requirements set for the registration during a press conference held in its Hargeisa offices.
According to PPR&VC spokesperson Hassan Ahmed Dua’le revealed list containing the six political Organization that had qualified for official registration are as follows; WADANI, DALSAN, RAYS, UMMADDA, NASIYE and HAQSOOR.
The 6 Political Organizations who qualified will now compete with the current three national parties of UCID, UDUB and KULMIY to contest for upcoming local council elections which are expected to be held soon.
Those who failed to qualify for registration because they couldn’t meet the requirements set for political Organization are UDHIS, NUUR, JAMHUURIGA, DAMAL, HORYAAL, NDP, BADBAADO, GURMAD and SSCD.
After the local council elections the three top Political Organizations out of the contesting nine will be registered as the official political parties of the country in accordance with the current constitution which stipulates that there should be only three national political parties registered in the country
The chairman of the PPR&VC Mr. Abdirizak Omar Jama “Iyaale” told reporters that this is a great day which proves the political maturity of the people of Somaliland, the chairman Mr. Abdirizak said those who failed to qualify for the registration process are now allowed to disband and join any Political Organization of their choice.
The PPR&VC spokesperson Hassan Ahmed Dua’le the qualification process was conducted in accordance with the law