Daily News header

Prominent Journalist Omar Faruk Arrested in Mogadishu By CID Forces

By

Mogadishu: The former Secretary of Somali National Journalists and president of the Eastern African Journalists Association Omar Faruk Osman was arrested in Mogadishu on Sunday Afternoon by CID forces.

Omar Faruk Osman who claims to be the president of National Journalists (NUSOJ) was arrested in Mogadishu on Saturday afternoon by Somali government security forces.

The security forces of Somali government have arrested Omar Faruq from a peace 2 hotel at KM4 area in Mogadishu, and is detained in CID station in Mogadishu on 18 August 2013.

Mohamed Ibrahim the current secretary of National Journalists of Somalia (NOSUJ) told that the government forces arrested Omar and their side put warrant to Omar Faruq.

Mohmed Ibrahim told Radio Dalsan that Omar Faruq is a criminal and accused of forging the name of NOSUJ universally and added that Omar will face justice under government rules.

No comment yet from the government according to Omar Faruk's arrest was released.

Source: Dalsan Radio

http://dalsanradio.com/articles/873/Omar-Faruk-arrested-in-Mogadishu

Hassan Ali Gesey is an experienced correspondent in Mogadishu, Somalia Read more stories by Hassan Ali Gesey.

  Please leave a comment here     If it does not display within 10 seconds, please refresh the page

Related World News News

The students allege illegal Bangladeshis and jihadis have encroached in Kaziranga National Park and government lands in other parts of the state.
Following a tip off, a joint team of police and army had launched operation in the remote area, where the militant duo was killed in the encounter.
Youth congress activists allegedly burned copies of Karbi vernacular daily Thekar, after the newspaper reported the Karbi Chief Executive Member was accused of swindling.
Reporting on the SAARC meeting, John Child says mutual mistrust and pervasive corruption and inefficiency common SAARC states will limit what can be accomplished.
After decades of refusal to consider the genuine needs of the people, Karbi Anglong political leaders are now talking about faster development.
Dhubri district SP Mridulananda Sarma said following a tip-off, police launched operation for Sahanur Alam near Fakiraganj along the Bangladesh border.

 

NewsBlaze Writers Of The Month



Popular Stories This Month

newsletter logo

NewsBlaze
Copyright © 2004-2014 NewsBlaze Pty. Ltd.
Use of this website is subject to our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy  | DMCA Notice               Press Room   |    Visit NewsBlaze Mobile Site