Judge known for jailing pirates shot dead in Bossaso, Somalia
Thursday, November 12, 2009
His cousin Abdulahi Jama said to reporters: "These gangs hate him for his justice. We suspect one of them may have something to do with his assassination". Three people are in custody after being arrested.
On Wednesday, Ibrahim Elmi Warsame, a local member of parliament was shot dead as he sat in a tea shop. It was not immediately known if the shootings were related.
- "Gunmen kill Somalia pirate judge" — , November 12, 2009
- "Judge shot dead in Somalia" — , November 12, 2009