Bossaso (SD) – Former governor of Puntland’s Qandala district, Jama Mohamed Khurshe was killed today in Bossaso, the headquarters of Bari region.
The attack was carried out by gunmen armed with pistols, as the victim left a Hotel in the center of the city, the killers immediately fled the scene.
Puntland security forces reached the site of the governor’s assassination, and began investigations to identify the killers.
No arrests have been made and no one has claimed responsibility for the murder.
Qandala’s first local council elected the victim as its governor on January 18, 2012, having been in office since May 30, 2018.
Puntland police force, in a security sweep, has seized lots of explosives in one of the houses in Bossaso last night.
Recently, Security in Bossaso has deteriorated, as a result, Al Shabab and Daish carry out assassination in the City.