Somali Islamists Claim To Have Killed Traditional elder Official In Kismaayo
KISMAAYO – Somali armed group Al Shabaab has claimed to have shot and killed a Traditional elder in the capital of Jubaland Kismaayo.
The group says its fighters killed a ugaas Rashiid Dure while on his way to work at Kismaayo Capital of Jubaland.
The killers fled from the crime scene uncaught.
Jubaland police arrived at the site and started an investigation over the killing.
No arrests have been made so far.
Kismaayo has been hit by suicide explosions and assassinations, with some of those attacks were claimed by Al Qaeda linked Al Shabaab.