Govt. Official Shot By SNA Soldiers In Mogadishu

Somali government soldiers on Tuesday night shot and injured a top government official in the capital Mogadishu.

Mr Abdullahi Hirey a Director of Relations in the Ministry of Sports was shot just outside the Peace Garden at a SNA checkpoint.

He was rushed to the Digfer hospital.

It is not yet clear why he was shot by the soldiers.

More information to follow.