Voting has commenced at Polling Unit 025, located in front of the Mogadishu Cantonment popularly known as “Abacha Barracks.”
Military personnel who turned out in their large numbers are on the queue waiting for their turn.
The turnout included very senior officers in the ranks of Major Generals, Rear Admirals, Air Vice Marshalls among other officers and soldiers were waiting patiently to vote.
The polling officer at the location said voting started at exacting 9:23 am.
Priorities were given to pregnant women, the elderly and people with disabilities.