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Discover where Ahmed H. I. Artan (Bakiin) stands on the issues you care about!
Read his biography and political manifesto!

Our mission is to provide executive leadership, as well as set priorities and goals for the Country.
Ahmed H. I. Artan (Bakiin)

Personal Life

Welcome to a Ahmed H. I. Artan (Bakiin) Website!

Artan was born in Qandala or Kandala, North-East Somali.
His father is known as Haaji Bakiin.

Artan is originally from the autonomous Puntland region in North Eastern Somalia.
He holds both Somali and American citizenship.

He is multilingual; being fluent in Somali, Arabic and English.
Artan is married to Fardus Artan.


For his secondary education, he attended Bosaso Public High School in Bosaso, Somalia.
He is a holder of Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from KEMU University.
He also holds a Masters Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Nairobi University.

Administrative Role

In an administrative capacity, Ahmed worked as the Advisor to the Somali President.
He is a political figure but besides politics, he is also a prominent entrepreneur.

While a student at Bosaso public Hight school, Artan had small businesses.
In 2007 Artan moved to Nairobi - Kenya where he continues to thrive in business.

In 2015, he became Managing Director and CEO of Unity Empire Ltd, Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania where he resigned in late 2016.
He’s currently the Managing Director and CEO at Rabaal Energy Ltd.

In Somalia!

Poverty eradication

Every citizen in Somalia has a right to fight poverty. Our team is putting all their efforts in minimizing poverty and hunger in Somalia the best way they can.

Why Ahmed H. I. Artan (Bakiin)


Ensure continuous and improved living standards, bringing freedom, peace, unity and equality.Improve the country’s infrastructure. Increase Literacy levels through quality education.Ensure there exist a world where every child attains the right to survival, protection, development and participation.Promote a world where every person enjoys human rights as enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international human rights instruments.“One day, all children in this nation will have the opportunity to attain an excellent education, dignity, tolerance and right of Somali citizens.”


To be the voice of the Somali community and effectively fulfil my constitutional mandate of representation.

Hobbies and Interests.

Visiting the sick

Helping the poor and elderly.

Reading and Writing.

Playing Golf, Horse riding and Swimming

Political Manifesto

“I believe that communal education forums will unite both the young and old. It’s very important to nurture the growth of individuals. I believe that Somali people have a strong will to fight hunger, poverty and corruption. Therefore, I believe that political leadership in this country should support and encourage the people to achieve their dreams”

“Time to Vote. Your Vote Changes the Country. Vote Artan”

Stay in Touch

Contact Information


Mobile Phone

+252 907 791 442
+252 669 999 996
+252 613 416 666



P.O. Box 455
Airport Road. Mogadishu, Somalia




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