On May 17, the governor of the Mudug region in Somalia’s Puntland was killed along with three of his bodyguards in a suicide car bombing by the al-Shabab terrorist group.
“A suicide car bomb hit the governor’s car. Governor Ahmed Muse Nur and three of his bodyguards died,” police captain Mohamed Osman told the Reuters news agency.
According to local media, there are more casualties. However, the number is yet to be revealed.