Somaliland: Hargeisa Court sentences King Osman Burmadow to five years in prison

King Osman Aw Mohamoud aka (Burmadow)

Horndiplomat-Hargeisa regional court sentenced to five years in prison with King Osman Aw Mohamoud aka (Burmadow) without a defence. Horndiplomat Reports

Last week The Somaliland police forces apprehended the outspoken traditional leader as  King Osman Aw Mohamud aka (Boqor Buurmadow), the Somaliland police spokesman Feisal Heis said the elder’s arrest came following a court warrant accusing him of Crimes against the State.but one day’s latter King Osman released on Bail.

Somaliland Director of Human Rights Center Mr.Guleid Ahmed Jama Condemned the court sentences to King Osman without defence.

“I am startled by the news that traditional leader Boqor Osman aw Muhumed is sentenced to 5 years in prison by a court in Hargeisa without a defence. Everything happened within a day without a defence. A sad day. He is held for statements he made.”Said Gulleid Ahmed Jama Somaliland Human right centre.

on April 15, King Osman Burmadow attended the crowning of Beeldaaje Mohamed in Carmo, a small town in Somalia’s northeastern Puntland region.

This is a developing story, Please check back at the Horndiplomat for Updates.

By: Mohamed Duale Editor-in-Chief   Tweets @MohamadDuale


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