The Attorney General Suleiman Mohamud submitted a case against 18 officers to the Banadir regional court for various charges.
The charges against these officers include theft of public property, falsification of documents, corruption, misappropriation and diversion of public property, abuse of the title and government offices, and neglect of duty.
The accused include nine incarcerated accused and nine absconding accused.
The accused persons are officers who held the central government duties,
such as directors, heads of immigration and citizenship, licensing of foreigners, taxes, and other positions.
The prosecutor called on the court to postpone the hearing of the case against the defendants.
The list of accused members of the National Public Prosecution Service submitted their case to the Banadir Regional Court.
Present / detained
1- Abdullahi Mohamed Ali Director General of the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs (06-08-2020)
2- Mohamed Adde Mukhtar Director General of the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs (2015 – 2020)
3- Abdullahi Mohamed Cosoble Director of Foreign Affairs Department
4- Omar Maalin Kutin, Deputy Director of the Department of Foreigners
5- Sabir Hassan Abdi Noor, Head of Visa Extension Check, Department of Foreigners
6- Adan Mohamed Abdi, Director of Visa Acquisition at the Department of Foreigners
7- Abubakar Mohamed Ali Director of Eastern Taxes
8- Abdiqadir Abdi Sodal (Abtidoon) Treasurer of the Foreigners Department
9- Mohamed Aden Abdullahi Bank Manager at Aden Adde Airport Branch
Absence / escaped
1- Abdirahman Abdikarin Ibrahim Head of Foreign Licensing Division of the Department of Law and Labor Relations.
2- Abdullahi Dahir Assistant Bank Cashier at Aden Adde Airport Branch
3- Abdiwahid Muhsin Ibrahim An employee of the Department of Foreign Licensing in the Department of Law and Labor Relations.
4- Muhiyedin Hassan Julus (Saabey) Director of Eastern Tax Department
5- Mohamed Idris Ahmed Head of Indirect Taxes of the Ministry of Finance
6- Mohamed Adan Jimale (Kofi) former director of the Immigration and Nationality Agency
7- Abdiqadir Ilmi Ali Director General of the Immigration and Nationality Agency
8- Rahman Mohamed Ali, the former director of the Department of Foreigners
9- Abubakar Hassan Adan, the former head of document verification for visa application extension at the Department of Foreigners