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Somali Lawmaker Killed in Mogadishu

Gunmen in Somalia's capital have shot dead a member of parliament -- the fourth Somali lawmaker killed in Mogadishu this year. A government official tells VOA's Somali Service that Saado Ali Warsame was killed Wednesday near the Ambassador Hotel.  A witness who saw her body says gunmen shot her several times in the chest, then fled. Warsame was a well-known Somali singer who was formerly based in the U.S. city of Minneapolis.  In 2012 she returned to Somalia and...

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