Kenya congratulates President Madobe on his re-election

MOGADISHU, Somalia –Kenya’s government has congratulated Ahmed Mohamed Islam Madobe on his re-election as the President of Jubbaland State of Somalia.

In a statement released by Kenya’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Nairobi shares with great joy with the people of Jubbaland over the peaceful election.

Kenya says it remains ready, as always, to support in line with our fundament policy of forging good neighborliness and pursue sustainable regional peace and stability.

Nairobi called upon the elected president Madobe to work in close collaboration with the federal government of Somalia and the dissenting opinions in line with the country’s constitution.

Abdi Aziz Hassan Ibrahim is , a somali veteran journalist based in the Somali capital, Mogadishu. Twitter @mareegonline Email: