The new biometric voter ID cards have already been distributed in Hargeisa, Burco and Berbera. Today was the first day that the new cards were being distributed in Sanaag province. This incident is the first of it’s type since distribution of the cards began a week ago.
A police unit accompanied by Sanaag regional authority and elders have been dispatched from Erigavo city and are now on their way to the village.
These incident comes days after rival clans clashed in the out skirts of Erigavo over land disputes.