Somaliland: SMS Lady Found Guilty as Charged


Ms SMS lady gets 8 months as a guest of the stateBy: Latifa Yusuf Masai

HARGEISA (Somalilandsun) – The Hargeisa Regional Court has found the SMS Lady guilty of sending abusive electronic messages to senior government official.

MS Nadra Mohamed Jama dubbed the SMS lady has been sentenced to eight months imprisonment by the Hargeisa regional court that found her guilty of sending abusive messages to presidency minister Hirsi Haji Ali.

Immediately upon sentencing the SMS lady was whisked to the Gabiley women prison where she is to serve time for the crimes which have been termed as unusual in a country where the case became the first of its kind.

Prior to her sentencing MS Nadra M Jama has been in the custody of the CID since her arrest on the 27th January 2013.