Saado Ali Warsame

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Saado Ali Warsame
سعدو كالي ارسام
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Member of the Federal Parliament of Somalia
In office
20 August 2012 – 23 July 2014
Personal details
BornSool, Somalia
Died23 July 2014
Mogadishu, Somalia

Saado Ali Warsame (Somali: Saado Cali Warsame, Arabic: سعدو كالي ارسام‎) (d. 23 July 2014) was a Somali singer-songwriter and politician. She served as a member of the Federal Parliament of Somalia from August 2012 until her death in July 2014.

On 23 July 2014, Warsame and her driver were gunned down by unknown assailants in Mogadishu as she was being driven to a hotel.[1] Al-Shabaab claimed responsibility for the attack.[2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Somali lawmaker shot dead in drive-by shooting". AP. 23 July 2014. Retrieved 23 July 2014.
  2. "Somalia: MP murder sparks widespread condemnation". Garowe Online. 23 July 2014. Retrieved 23 July 2014.
  3. "United States Condemns the Killing of Somali MP Saado Ali Warsame in Mogadishu". Garowe Online. 23 July 2014. Retrieved 23 July 2014.