Somali MP Omar Islow Mohamed passes away in Nairobi
Omar Islow Mohamed entered the parliament when the first Somali interim government was elected, which was headed by the then president Abdi Qasim. Omar Islow had since been a member of parliament until his death.
The Somali president and other members of parliament sent their condolences to the family and friends of the late Omar Islow Mohamed. He was praised by fellow member of parliament for having worked with other parliaments in the past and for his valuable experience & expertise.
The death of Omar Islow Mohamed comes after he was taken to Nairobi for treatment, after his health deteriorated due to the lack of availability of adequate treatment and equipment in Mogadishu.