Hassan Ali Khayre

Prime Minister of Somalia

Hassan Ali Khaire (Somali: Xasan Cali Khayre, Arabic: حسن علي خيري‎; born 15 April 1968), popularly known as Hassan Khaire[1] is a Somali-Norwegian activist, manager and politician. He was the Prime Minister of Somalia from 23 February 2017[2] to 25 July 2020.

Hassan Ali Khayre
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Prime Minister of Somalia
In office
1 March 2017 – 25 July 2020
PresidentMohamed Abdullahi Mohamed
Preceded byOmar Abdirashid Ali
Sharmarke
Succeeded byMahdi Mohammed Gulaid (acting)
Personal details
Born
Hassan Ali Khaire

(1968-04-15) 15 April 1968 (age 53)
Jacar, Galguduud, Somali Republic
Political partyIndependent
Alma materUniversity of Oslo
Heriot-Watt University

Khaire is a former oil executive. He has been a regional director of the Norwegian Refugee Council charity and served as the director of the British oil company Soma Oil and Gas.[3][4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. http://www.africanews.com/2018/08/14/eritrea-delegation-in-somalia-to-deepen-bilateral-relations/
  2. "Parliament unanimously endorses Hassan Khaire as new PM". Goobjoog News. 1 March 2017.
  3. Sætran, Frode. "Nordmann ny statsminister i Somalia". Aftenposten (in Norwegian). Norwegian News Agency. Retrieved 2017-02-23.
  4. Guled, Abdi. "Somalia's new president appoints prime minister". ABC News. Associated Press. Retrieved 2017-02-23.