Alias/es: Khalif Adale
Organisation/s: Islamic Courts; Al-Shabaab
Travel History: Djibouti
Skills/Education/Occupation: Former top official of Hormuud Telecom
Khalif Mohamud Warsame is a former aide to the former chief of the Islamic Courts, Sharif Sheikh Ahmed. Warsame was allegedly involved in a conspiracy to lure Abdullahi Sudi Arale out of hiding by inviting him to be part of the ICU delegation at the opposition summit, sending him $150 000 to facilitate his travel which eventually leading to his arrest in Djibouti in May 2007. Warsame is said to have served as Al-Shabaab’s Head of NGO Affairs and chief of the Amniyat in Banaadir, southeast of Somalia.