Monday, 28/9/2020 | 8:29 UTC+0
Libyan Newswire

Somalia Reveals Only Now Drowning of Olympic Athlete Off Libya in July

One of Somalia’s best female athletes, Samia Yusuf Omar, was reported drowned a month ago, after the small boat she was riding in capsized off the Libyan coast in an attempt to cross over to Italy for training as she was preparing for the London Olympics, the deputy chairman for Somalia’s athletics federation has revealed.