The Al-Qaeda linked group of Al-shabab has abducted two men at El-ade area in Gedo province.sonna reports.
Area residents claim that the abducted men were well known in the area.
One of the abducted men according to area residents was an employee of Nation link telecommunication in Gedo province.
The reason the two men were abducted is not yet known.
The kidnapped men are currently held behind bars in the town of Baardhere which is situated in Gedo province.
Elders in the area have condemned the abduction of the two men and requested the extremists to release them as soon as possible.
The Al-Qaeda linked group did not offer any statement about the abducted men.