Somali businessman shot dead near Mogadishu
MOGADISHU, Somalia – A well-known businessman was shot and killed by unknown gunmen near Somali capital Mogadishu.
The victim, whose name has been identified as Ali Bashir was gunned down by young men armed with pistols at Elash area just 15km outside Mogadishu, a witness said.
He says the killers fled from the crime scene.
It is unclear the motive behind for his assassination.
Somali police arrived at the area and started an investigation over the killing.