Deputy Governor Gedo region Sheikh Mohamed Hussein Al-Qadi has been injured in a car explosion at the centre in Bardhere.
Al-Qadi was driving to his office when his car blew up, sources at the scene have said.
Goobjoog News correspondent at the scene says the deputy was driving few metres away from his home when the incident happened.
“He was driving few metres when suddenly his car exploded and broke his leg” he said.
Sources say the car may have been fitted with an explosive device and remotely controlled.