Somali president calls for united front against Al-Shabaab
“We are not allowed to spread lectures of the bad priest, Sheikh Mustafe Haji Ismail, Sheikh Mahmud Aw-Abulle arif and Sheikh Abukar Hassan Malin” Said the group’s administration in Baledweyne.
The Voice of Hiran radio will face islamist wrath if they do not obey the order.
The Islamists also banned to call Somali president Sharif Sh Ahmed with Sheikh as they accused him for doing bad deeds.
Islamist insurgents always restrict freedom of expression and the independence of the media.
The Al-Qaeda linked group of Al-Shabaab also ordered not to report information and events related with the government and Ahlu sunna, a group fighting with Al-Shabaab.
On 1st October, US military killed a founder of Al-Shabaab named Abdullahi Nadir in a drone strike near Jilib within the Middle Jubba region, the main stronghold of the group in southern Somalia.