SOMALIA: COURT IN PUNTLAND SENTENCES TWO MEN TO DEATH FOR RAPING AND KILLING A GIRL
November 5, 2020:
A court in the semi-autonomous Somalia state of Puntland has sentenced two men to death for the rape and killing of a 14-year old girl, Somali Affairs reported on 4 November 2020. (Sources: Somaliaffairs, 04/11/2020)
The Court of First Instance in Bosaso sentenced Mohamed Abdi Faray and Abdirahman Mohamed Isaq to death after they were convicted of raping and killing a 14-year old girl in Bosaso.
The court heard that the men confessed to kidnapping the girl before raping and killing her.