Al Shabaab on the verge of elimination

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Addis Ababa, 15 April 2014 (WIC) - The Minister of Information for the Somali Federal Cabinet Mustafa Sheikh Ali Dhuhulow, participated in a special ceremony in London hosted by the Somali community residing in England.


During the gathering, the Minister updated the audience on the development of Somalia’s security as well as highlighting the positive progress it is going through.


The Minister explained that al Shabaab are on their last legacy with the majority surrendering themselves to the government, and that the rest will be eliminated by the military offensives launched by the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) and Somali National Army.


“The insurgents of al Shabaab that are staging stealth attacks in Mogadishu are a minority; with the greater part of the Islamist militants in the process of being eradicated,” mentioned Dhuhulow


According to AMISOM MON., The speech by the Minister comes at a time when the Somali National Army backed by the AMISOM force are performing their military offensives to wipe out the al Qaeda affiliated al Shabaab terrorist cell.