Mr. Khadar Abdi Ismael, The ESRS Trade and Transport Bureau Head, has been nominated as the new Ethiopian Somali Democratic People’s Party Politburo Head.
Ethiopian Somali People’s Democratic Party (ESPDP), the current incumbent party in the Ehiopian Somali Regional State, has registered some commendable success in the terms of peace, development, good governance and poverty reduction in the region especially in the last eight years or so.
Khadar Abdi Ismael is currently serving his second terms as a member of the Ethiopian Somali House of People’s Representative by representing Degah Bur District of Jerer Zone. He is also a member of the ESDP’s Central as well as Executive Committees.
Mr. Khadar characterizes the face of the new party leadership __a young, vibrant and battle tested set of cadres that are crucial in order to deliver the fast transformation that is going all across the region in each and every sector.
He has also played an indispensable role in the efforts to ensure peace, development and good governance in the region by serving different roles and capacities in different regional bureaus. He has also played a role in all those trend setting initiative and campaigns like that of the Diaspora Outreach to mention one.
During his almost a decade old public service career, he has also served many roles as diverse as the Deputy Bureau Head of the Regional Disaster Prevention and Preparedness Bureau (DPPB), Regional FInace and Economic Development Deputy Bureau Head, Regional Roads Authority General Manager, Civil Service and Capacity Building Bureau Head and as the current Trade and Transport Bureau Head.
He is also a person who has shown tenacity, experience and an exemplary public servant during his involvement in the regions political scene. It is no surprise that his nomination was well received and overwhelmingly positive across the region and beyond. We all here at the Herald congratulate him and wish him all the best in his future endeavor as a dedicated public servant.