Hodan Nalayeh, a Somali-Canadian journalist who constructed a profession telling tales of the Somali neighborhood, has died in a lodge assault in Somalia, in response to native media.
Nalayeh and her husband, Farid Jama Suleiman, have been amongst 10 individuals killed after gunmen stormed the Asasey Lodge within the port metropolis of Kismayo, in response to Mogadishu-based unbiased radio station Radio Dalsan.
Somalia’s al-Shabab Islamic rebels claimed accountability for the assault.
Nalayeh was born in Somalia and spent nearly all of her life in Canada, the place she developed her profession as a journalist. She began her personal web-based video manufacturing firm, known as Integration TV, which offered content material to Somali viewers in Canada and world wide.
Officers stated the dying toll may rise as combating continues between lodge safety and the extremist gunmen.
With information from The Related Press