Somaliland:Two Somaliland Nationals Abducted in Garowe, Puntland


The chairman of Somaliland Human Right Center (HRC) Mr. Guled Ahmed Jama
has confirmed the kidnapping of two Somaliland teenagers in Garowe town.
The chairman of the center revealed that the two Somaliland citizens have
been abducted in a revenge mission.

He went on to say that the two teenagers were kidnapped to avenge a man
from Puntland incarcerated at Burao Maximum Prison. The kidnappers are
asking for the unconditional release of the suspect in a Somaliland
correctional facility after committing a heinous crime.

The Human right activist stated that this is a bad precedent and should not
be tolerated he urged the Puntland authorities to come clean and intervene
since the security of any person in their country is their responsibility.

This information was posted by Mr. Guled in his social media account. Thefamily of the two teenagers are calling for the government of Somaliland to
exert pressure on Puntland for the quick release of the duo, and bring the
abductors to book.

By:Guled Abdi Maher