Unknown assailants shot dead Journalist in Mogadishu

Unknown assailants have shot and killed Radio Shabelle Journalist on Tuesday evening.

The management of Mogadishu based media house has confirmed the death of Abdiaziz Ali Hajji.

He was targeted by gunmen on motorbike in Towfiq neighbourhood in Yaqshid district, Mgadishu.

30 years old was the producer and host of morning show program named following up the news headlines.

No one has claimed the responsibility for the attack but armed group Alshabaab has previously claimed attacks against Somali Journalists.

Somalia is one of the deadliest environment for Journalists to operate according to Committee to protect Journalists CPJ.