Somalia set to vote on new constitution

Warn torn African country on verge of getting its first legitimate government in more than 20 years.

    Somalia is on the brink of creating its first legitimate government in more than 20 years.

    The National Constituent Assembly is meeting in Mogadishu and is due to vote on a new Constitution, and it will also pick members of parliament - who, in turn, will choose Somalia's next president.

    Al Jazeera's Nazanine Moshiri reports from Nairobi in neighbouring Kenya.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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