Somali Journalist survives assasination attempt.

Somali Journalist and the general secretary of National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSO) Omar Faruk Osman today Tuesday December 29 survived assassination attempt in Mogadishu drive-by-shooting.

According to media reports, Faruk was entering (NUSO) office at Teleh area in Mogadishu when unknown gunmen in a minivan blocked his way and sprayed bullets into his car.

The assassination attempt comes a day after Faruk denounced a controversial media law passed by the Somali parliament on Monday.

At least three people–a bodyguard and two pedestrians were wounded in the attack.

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