Mogadishu mayor wounded in blast at his office: Official

A map of Somalia's capital Mogadishu. Several people were wounded on July 24, 2019 after a suicide bomber attacked government offices in the city. PHOTO | GOOGLE MAPS

What you need to know:

  • Earlier United Nations special envoy James Swan had met with the mayor, Abdirahman Omar Osman, at the headquarters of the Banadir district, which encompasses Mogadishu, according to the mission's Twitter account.

  • However UN sources said he had left by the time of the explosion.

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