Former Somali Prime Minister Dies of COVID-19

Former prime minister Nur Hassan Hussein died at a London hospital where he was receiving treatment for COVID-19, his family said. Hussein served as prime minister between November 2007 and February 2009 and was credited with leading peace talks between the Ethiopia-backed government and Eritrea-based rebels.

Former Somalia Prime Minister Nur Hassan Hussein, also known as Nur Adde in 2008.

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