Somalia National Army Officer shoots dead female colleague said to be his lover in Dhobley

A Somalia National Army Officer on Tuesday shot dead a female colleague who was reportedly his lover over matters yet to be disclosed.

The unnamed officer shot and killed Fowsia Hassan Khalif  in the border town of Dhobley in Lower Jubba.

The killer was however subdued and arrested by SNA and Jubbaland forces in the town and is currently awaiting trial

In mid-2018, an officer attached the Jubbaland Presidential Palace similarly shot dead his pregnant wife following an argument. He later faced a firing squad which executed him.