President of Somalia
The president of Somalia (Somali: Madaxaweynaha Soomaaliya) is the head of state of Somalia. The President is also commander-in-chief of the Somali Armed Forces. The president represents the Federal Republic of Somalia.
|President of the|
Federal Republic of Somalia
Madaxaweynaha Jamhuuriyadda Federaalka Soomaaliyeed
Flag of Somalia
|Term length||Four years, renewable once|
|Inaugural holder||Aden Abdullah Osman Daar|
|Formation||1 July 1960|
The current office-holder is the 9th president Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed ‘Farmaajo’, since 16 February 2017.
Living former presidentsEdit
As of 5 March 2021, there are four living former presidents of Somalia, as seen below.
born 1939 (age 82)
born 1941 (age 80)
born 1964 (age 57)
born 1955 (age 65)
The most recent president to die was Abdullahi Yusuf Ahmed (served 2004–2008), on 23 March 2012, at the age of 77.