Yemen President, Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi, hands power over to council.
Written by News Room on April 8, 2022
Yemen’s president, Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi, has sacked his deputy and transferred power to a leadership council.
Mr. Hadi, who said this on Thursday, also announced that the eight-member council would be led by former minister Rashad al-Alimi.
Coming five days after the start of a two-month nationwide truce, the President tasked the council to negotiate with the Houthis to agree a permanent ceasefire and a political solution to the war.
Report says that Saudi Arabia is in support of the coalition which is fighting Houthi rebels in Yemen’s civil war.