Body of unidentified man found in scene of last week blast attack

MOGADISHU—The body of unidentified man was this morning found in Mogadishu’s Makka Al Mukarram road.

Locals traders said the man was a constant figure in the area.

“I don’t know his name,but he is among the street families along this road,” Suleiman Mohamed, an ice-cube vendor said.

His body was found adjacent to Kuwait Plaza along Maka Al-Mukaram few meters from the scene of last week blast attack where 20 people were killed and score others injured.

First respondents say his body had no evidence of violence or gunshots. It believed that he was electrocuted.

The body was ferried by officers from the Criminal Investigation Department for postmortem.