An eleven-member District Peace and Reconciliation Committee was selected by the local community in Hobyo under the Wadajir project framework following days of consultative meetings in December last year.

The meetings, which started on December 23, was officially opened by the State Minister for Internal Affairs and local authorities of Galmudug State Hon. Omar Mohamed.

In his opening remark, the minister asked Hobyo communities to take advantage of the Wadajir project, forgive one another, and reconcile through the various reconciliation forums.

He also advised eminent elders in the meeting to select a competent DPRC committee to lead the reconciliation forums.

Those selected were 8 male and 3 female representing the different community segments.

Thereafter a public validation meeting was held to ratify the selected members.

Watch highlights of the function in the video below.