Politician killed in Somalia's Puntland

A relative of the politician separately said Daqare had later died in hospital from head wounds.

Politician killed in Somalia's Puntland

A gunman has shot dead a local politician in the northern Somalia's Puntland.

Witness Nor Abdulle said legislator Mohamed Abdi Daqare was attacked in a street in the port of Bossaso on Tuesday night.

"An armed man shot the M.P. in the head. Armed police sealed off the area and arrested the shooter," Abdulle told Reuters.

A relative of the politician separately said Daqare had later died in hospital from head wounds.


Reuters


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