AU Acting Special Representative condemns the murder of Somali Parliamentarian


The Acting Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union Commission (SRCC) for Somalia, Honorable Lydia Wanyoto Mutende has learnt with sadness the assassination of Honorable Mohammed Mohamud Hayd who until his death was Member of the Federal Parliament.

“At this time when Somalia is trying to lay the critical foundations of a stabile and a democratic state, the assassination of legislators who represent the voices of the people remains an intolerable crime, ‘she said

The AU Special Representative offered her condolences to the Federal Parliament of Somalia, relatives and friends for the death of Honorable Mohammed Mohamud Hayd. She also prayed for quick recovery of another parliamentarian, Honorable Abdullahi Ahmed Onka who was wounded in the same attack.