Somali aid worker Mariam Abdullahi killed in shooting in Bakara market
Horndiplomat-Mariam Abdullahi, a WHO logistics officer for polio vaccinations in southern regions of Somalia was looking forward to getting married soon, friends say. She came from Baidoa to Mogadishu to buy items for her upcoming wedding. On Tuesday afternoon gunmen assassinated in Bakara market.
The gunmen escaped, police said. still, No group claimed responsibility for the shooting.
Meanwhile, The family of Mariam Abdullahi who was killed yesterday told Voa Somali that she has been receiving threatening phone calls recently, but died before she explained who was making these threats. The victim who got engaged just last week was buried today in Mogadishu.