Mayor Thabit Demands Prosecution Of Amisom Driver Involved In Hit & Drag Drama
Mogadishu Mayor Thabit Abdi on Tuesday condemned an incident where an Amisom armored vehicle hit and dragged a private car along the streets of Mogadishu.
In a statement Thabit said he had contacted Amisom seeking immediate investigation and prosecution for anyone found guilty.
“As Mayor and Governor, I would like to express my sincere regret regarding the incident that occurred with AMISOM vehicles today and the passenger car” Mayor Mohamed said in a statement.
” I have been in close communication with AMISOM leadership and requested a clarification as well as for the individuals responsible to be held accountable” he added.
The incident occurred at the K4 roundabout.
Eyewitnesses watched in disbelief as the Amisom APC bulldozed the smaller salon car along the roundabout next to the Ahmed Gurey Monument.
The incident triggered an outrage among Somalis on social media platforms after photos and videos of the drama were shared to the public.