Former Minister of Ports and Marine Transport of Somalia’s Federal government Nur Farah Hersi has passed away in Mogadishu on Sunday following a short illness.
Late Hersi died at a hospital in Mogadishu, where he has been receiving medical treatment over undisclosed disease for the past few weeks, according to his relatives.
The Rime Minster of Federal government Hassan Ali Khaire sent condolences to the family and the people of Somalia on the sudden death of the long-time serving Minister for Ports.
The body of the departed Minister will be laid to rest in a state funeral in Mogadishu Sunday.
Xigasho: Radio Shabelle