Somaliland: Gunmen Release Abducted Students


By: Yusuf M Hasan

QORILUGUD (Somalilandsun) – The for students arrested by armed gunmen in Sool-joogto have been released.

The release of the four youths from Togdheer region that was affected after intense negotiations by Buhodle elders occurred this afternoon in Qorulugud town.

According to the spokesperson of Qorulugud community Eng. Mohamed Awil who spoke to reporter Omar Mohamed Farah the former hostages are now in the safe custody of Buhodle elders awaiting their hand over to Togdheer regional officials

Three of the four whose names are Abdikarim Suleiman Aden, Mohamed Ahmed Aideed and Jama Hasan Aideed are primary school students who were abducted on a holiday visit in Sool-joogto