HARGEISA, Somalia – A number one Somaliland opposition chief introduced on Friday that he examined constructive for the novel Coronavirus and went into self-isolation, which continued to wreak havoc world wide.
In his Twitter put up, opposition chief Abdirahman Abdullahi alias Irro confirmed that he had examined constructive for COVID-19, a transfer that technically means he has to go for necessary isolation in one of many amenities. He’s the newest senior politician to check constructive for the illness.
The veteran politician stated he’ll proceed with seven days of self-quarantine in accordance with World Well being Group guidelines as docs additionally monitor his state of affairs. However he insisted the illness was asymptomatic as he had proven no indicators of being crucial.
“I’ve examined constructive for COVID-19, I’ll endure 7 days of self-quarantine. I’ve no problems and am in good well being in the meanwhile. I’m grateful to Allah in all conditions,” the Waddani celebration chief stated in a tweet that noticed extra folks along with his good well being.
Regardless of main a strong opposition, Irro lately joined forces with President Muse Bihi Abdi following the signing of a high political settlement with the UCID celebration, which might see the area maintain elections later this 12 months. The interior settlement was mediated by the EU, which has a robust curiosity in Somaliland.
Pundits believes the choice by Somaliland’s management to return collectively could have been triggered by the continuing seek for nationality. The area claims to have withdrawn from Somalia in 1991, and since then it has led a parallel authorities thought-about probably the most steady within the Horn of Africa.