Saleban Olad Roble

 

 

Age: Not stated

 

Summary: Somali politician who had served as Minister of Sports when he was appointed as one of Somalia's top athletic ministers in the Transitional Federal Government earlier this year, but who had been hospitalized in critical condition with serious wounds suffered in a suicide bombing attack during a graduation ceremony at a Mogadishu hotel on Dec. 3, 2009, in which the blast killed more than 22 people including three journalists and three other government ministers and also injured 60 others in one of the worst bombings ever to rock a country which has been mired in civil conflict since 1991.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in the suicide bomb blast

 

Born: No source

 

Died: February 13, 2010

 

Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia