City police boss survives blast in Somali capital, 5 killed

Mogadishu Police Chief Farhan Qaroole survives a deadly VBIED attack on his convoy on Saturday, officials said.

Police spokesperson said that at least 5 were killed and  scores injured in the Saturday morning blast.

“Around 10am in the morning, the terrorists targeted the Mogadishu police chief VBIED attack on his convoy” Sadik Aden Ali (Duudishe), police spokesperson said.

Farhan was appointed police chief in April Somalia.