MOGADISHU (Halbeeg News) – Mogadishu mayor, Abdirahman Omar Osman has today sacked district commissioner of Howl-Wadag in Somalia’s capital city.
In a statement issued on Sunday, Abdikarim Ali Kar has been relieved of his duties as the head of the district.
The mayor did not give reasons for the drastic action on Mr. Kar who has been serving the office since May 2017.
Mr. Osman appointed Mahad Abdi Arale to lead the district which has been facing security lapses in recent months.
Prior to his appointment to the post, Mr. Arale was one of Mogadishu local government staff.
The new district is expected to assume the office soon.