World Bulletin / News Desk
Police Capt. Ali Mohamed Bulle said a bomb was attached to the car of a National Intelligence and Security Agency officer who was killed in the blast in Dharkenley, a western suburb.
It was the third explosion in Mogadishu in the last three days. At least three people have been killed.
No group claimed responsibility for the attack but al-Shabaab has carried out recent attacks on government targets.