Caabi El-Yachroutu Mohamed

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Caabi El-Yachroutu Mohamed (born 1949) is a Comorian politician. He was the country's Vice-President from May 2002 until 27 February 2006, when he resigned in order to participate in the upcoming election for a new Union president, he was eliminated in the first round of that election.

Biography[edit]

He previously served as Prime Minister from 29 April 1995 to 27 March 1996 and interim President from 5 October 1995 to 26 January 1996.

He also served as Secretary-General of the Indian Ocean Commission. Later, he was a supporter of Anjouan President Mohamed Bacar. A few days after the March 2008 invasion of Anjouan, which toppled Bacar, he was arrested, having indicated his willingness to surrender to the Comoran army.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Former VP, other Bacar’s allies arrested in Anjouan" Archived 2009-03-02 at Archive.today, African Press Agency, March 30, 2008.
Political offices
Preceded by
Halifa Houmadi
Prime Minister of the Comoros
1995-1996
Succeeded by
Tadjidine Ben Said Massounde
Preceded by
Said Mohamed Djohar
President of the Comoros
1995-1996
Succeeded by
Said Mohamed Djohar
Preceded by
office created
Vice President of the Comoros
2002-2006
Served alongside: Rachidi ben Massonde
Succeeded by
Idi Nadhoim
Ikililou Dhoinine