Abdi Mohamed Abtidon died on November 1, 2015.
He was a Somali politician.
He was a lawmaker and Minister of Defense.
The Gunmen fought at hotel armed, they were Alshabaab militants who attacked the Sahafi Hotel, in the afternoon which trapped the hotel guests.
The attack was quickly claimed by the Al-Shabab group.
Allegedly, the police said, four militants armed with rocket-propelled grenades, suicide bomb vests and machine guns attacked the hotel before the dawn break after a suicide car bomber detonated his explosives-laden vehicle at the gate of the hotel.
Abdi Mohamed Abtidon passed away during the fight.