Somalia opposition party,Forum for Nation Parties has criticized the ouster of Prime Minister Hassan Khaire.
In a statement issued by the group they said that the move is set to pave way for illegal term extension by the government.
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The news comes hours after the Prime Minister was voted out by MPs in a 170-8 votes of no confidence.
They cited laxity in the Prime Minister to lay down proper guidelines ahead of the coming February election.
Speaking after the news President Mohamed confirmed to have heard the news and that he will grant the wishes of the lawmakers.
In a quick change of guard, Khaire’s deputy Mahdi Gulaid is reported to have appointed the new Prime Minister in an acting capacity.