Shabaab women’s leader captured
24 October 2012, 10:27
Kismayu - The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) and those of Somalia have have captured Al Shabaab women’s leader in Kismayu port, a boost for the troops as they race to pacify the city that has been under the rule of the militants for long.
According to The Standard, apart from the woman, the troops also arrested 72 suspected militants and recovered an assortment of weapons.
Among those arrested was the woman identified as Marianna Issa Mohammed who was identified by residents of Kismayu as the Al Shabaab women leader.
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