Abdullahi Issa

Abdullahi Issa Mohamud
Abdullahi Issa Mohamud (Cabdullaahi Ciise Maxamuud, عبد الله عيسى محمد (November 11, 1922 – March 11, 1988) was a Somali politician.wikipedia
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Abdullahi Issa Mohamud (Cabdullaahi Ciise Maxamuud, عبد الله عيسى محمد (November 11, 1922 – March 11, 1988) was a Somali politician. Issa later went to Paris and New York as an SYL delegate to proclaim the right of the Somali people to independence.
A government was formed by Abdullahi Issa Mohamud and Muhammad Haji Ibrahim Egal other members of the trusteeship and protectorate governments, with Haji Bashir Ismail Yusuf as President of the Somali National Assembly, Aden Abdullah Osman Daar as the President of the Somali Republic and Abdirashid Ali Shermarke as Prime Minister (later to become President from 1967 to 1969).

Habar Gidir

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He hailed from the Sacad Habar Gidir clan, and his mother, Marera Dini was from the Marehan clan.
The first prime minister of Italian Somaliland Trusteeship Abdullahi Issa Mohamud was from this clan, he was from Habargidir, Sa'ad, Reer Nima'ale.

Trust Territory of Somaliland

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He was the 1st Prime Minister of Italian Somaliland during the trusteeship period, serving from February 29, 1956, to July 1, 1960.
A new government was formed with Haji Bashir Ismail Yusuf as the first President of the Somali National Assembly, Abdullahi Issa as Prime Minister, Aden Abdullah Osman Daar as President and Abdirashid Ali Shermarke as Prime Minister, later to become President (from 1967 to 1969).

Galkayo

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Issa was born in 1921 in the southern town of Galkacyo.
Galkayo is home to Abdullahi Issa Stadium, a sporting facility which is named in memory of Abdullahi Issa, the first Prime Minister of Somalia.

Mogadishu

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After he frequented the Qur'anic school in Buloburde, his mother subsequently moved the family to Mogadishu.
A government was formed by Abdullahi Issa and other members of the trusteeship and protectorate governments, with Haji Bashir Ismail Yusuf as President of the Somali National Assembly, Aden Abdullah Osman Daar as President of the Somali Republic, and Abdirashid Ali Shermarke as Prime Minister (later to become President from 1967 to 1969).

Somali Youth League

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After the turmoil of the war years, Issa joined the Somali Youth League (SYL) at its onset.
By 1948, following an official visit to the territory by the Four Power Commission, the SYC was a well-structured political unit, Abdullahi Issa was elected as its Secretary General and renamed itself as the Somali Youth League (SYL) and began to open offices not only in Italian and British Somaliland, but also in the Ogaden and in the Northern Frontier District (NFD).

Italian Somaliland

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Following the British military occupation of Italian Somaliland in the early 1940s, Issa was relieved from his duties.
A government was formed by Abdullahi Issa and Muhammad Haji Ibrahim Egal and other members of the trusteeship and protectorate governments, with Haji Bashir Ismail Yusuf as President of the Somali National Assembly, Aden Abdullah Osman Daar as President of the Somali Republic, and Abdirashid Ali Shermarke as Prime Minister (later to become President from 1967–1969).

List of prime ministers of Somalia

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He was the 1st Prime Minister of Italian Somaliland during the trusteeship period, serving from February 29, 1956, to July 1, 1960.
The first Prime Minister was Abdullahi Issa, who served prior to independence in the Trust Territory of Somaliland.

Marehan

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He hailed from the Sacad Habar Gidir clan, and his mother, Marera Dini was from the Marehan clan.

Buloburde

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After he frequented the Qur'anic school in Buloburde, his mother subsequently moved the family to Mogadishu.

Madrasa

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Nicknamed "Bidaar", Issa frequented an Italian primary institution in the capital, as well as a local Qur'anic school (madrassah).

World War II

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When the Second World War broke out, he was still a student.

Merca

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Issa later relocated to the port of Merca at the age of sixteen, where he would work as a postal clerk from 1939 to 1941.

Paris

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Issa later went to Paris and New York as an SYL delegate to proclaim the right of the Somali people to independence.

New York City

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Issa later went to Paris and New York as an SYL delegate to proclaim the right of the Somali people to independence.

United Nations Trusteeship Council

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From 1950 to 1954, he was represented the SYL at the United Nations Trusteeship Council.

United Nations General Assembly

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In this capacity, he took part in many international conventions, in particular the United Nations General Assembly and the conferences in Addis Abeba, among other cities.

Addis Ababa

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In this capacity, he took part in many international conventions, in particular the United Nations General Assembly and the conferences in Addis Abeba, among other cities.

Beledweyne

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With the conclusion of the general election of March 1964, Issa returned to the National Assembly as an SYL deputy for Beledweyne.

Supreme Revolutionary Council (Somalia)

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A few years later, the Supreme Revolutionary Council (SRC) seized power.

Sweden

Rome

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Issa spent his retirement years in Rome, Italy.

Italy