Militiaman kills senior on farm in Central Darfur

A 75-year-old was shot dead while working on a farm in Nierteti, Central Darfur, by a militia member in military uniform.

A senior was shot dead in Nierteti, Central Darfur, on Friday, by a member of a pro-government militia.

A relative told Radio Dabanga about the incident. A militiaman, wearing a military uniform, opened fire on Abdallah Mohamed Abakr (75 years). He was working on a farm, together with a group of women, north of Nierteti town. He died on the spot.

“We have informed the local police,” the relative said. The body of Mohamed Abakr was buried the same day.