Somali MP killed in Mogadishu, 2nd in 24 hours, says state media

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Addis Ababa, 22 April 2014 (WIC) -  Unknown gunmen shot dead a Somali lawmaker on Tuesday in Mogadishu, capital of Somalia, who was the second Somali member of parliament (MP) killed in 24 hours, state media reported.

Lawmaker Abdelaziz Isaq Mursal was shot dead by unknown gunmen near his home in Mogadishu, according to the report.

Mursal's death followed the killing of Isaq Mohamed Riino, member of the Somali federal parliament, in a bomb explosion on Monday. (AMISOM-MMO.)