“Most of my relatives have been killed today,” Faiza Nur, a mother of seven, told Reuters by telephone, without giving numbers. “I hear the sound of gunshots far out to the outskirts. I understand Juballand Forces now controls all of Kismayu.”
Self-proclaimed prez & SFG The Hawiye government led by Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, which controls the Somalia federal Government from Mogadishu sponsored warlord Iftin Baasto surrenders himself to Jubbaland security forces according to sources in Kismaayo. jubbaland State in Somalia confirmed that Somali Government backed up militiamen has been defeated badly with their Al-Shabab combatants. Jubbaland State Government confirmed that Federal President Hassan Sheikh Mohamed is warlord who started every fight in Kismayo city
This is worst outcome to their overreach. They have no leverage over Jubbaland now. All cards are in the Jubbaland hands
Residents had said on Saturday they saw more than 20 bodies of those killed in fighting. Hirale told Reuters the death toll of fighters and civilians was at least 50 from the street battles that had erupted on Friday.
Madobe is seen as close to Kenya, which has played a key role clearing Islamists from the southern port that lies near Kenya’s border. Nairobi acknowledges no such alliance and says its aim with the African forces is to restore peace in Somalia.
Jubbaland State Vice-President H.E.Abdullahi said that Federal President H.E. Hassan Sh. was responsible in Kismayo war
AXMED MADOOBE OO WARSAXAFADEED UU NAIROBI KU QABTAY KAGA HADLAY DAGAALADII KISMAAYO KA DHACAY