Abdiwahid Elmi Gonjeh

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Abdiwahid Elmi Gonjeh
عبدالواحد عبدي علمي غونجاه
Prime Minister of Somalia
In office
24 September 2010 – 31 October 2010
President Sharif Sheikh Ahmed
Preceded by Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke
Succeeded by Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo
Personal details
Political party Transitional Federal Government
Religion Islam

Abdiwahid Elmi Gonjeh (Somali: Cabdiwaahid Elmi Goonjeex, Arabic: وحيد عبدي علمي غونجاه‎‎) is a Somali politician. From September through October 2010, he was the acting Prime Minister of Somalia, a post he inherited from Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke.[1][2] Prior to his appointment, Gonjeh had been the Deputy Prime Minister and federal Minister for Transport.[3]

In mid-2012, Gonjeh presented himself as a candidate in Somalia's 2012 presidential elections.[4]


Political offices
Preceded by
Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke
Prime Minister of Somalia

Succeeded by
Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed