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Cattle owner killed in South Darfur

July 9 - 2015 NYALA LOCALITY
Herders guide their cattle to a water point provided by Unamid in Khor Abeche camp for the displaced, South Darfur (Albert González Farran/Unamid)
Herders guide their cattle to a water point provided by Unamid in Khor Abeche camp for the displaced, South Darfur (Albert González Farran/Unamid)

Cattle owner Mohamed Salami Omar was shot dead in the area west of Nyala, capital of South Darfur, on Tuesday.

Speaking to Radio Dabanga, an eyewitness said that Omar was on his way from Um Libasa to the Nyala livestock market, when three militiamen opened fire at him in the area of El Sheikh Abdelbagi.

“He died on the spot, after which the culprits took his cattle, and fled,” he reported. 


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