From newlywed to widow on a deadly morning in Mogadishu – AuthenticAfrican

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MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Her ears still ringing from the deafening sound of an explosion near her home in the Somali capital on Saturday morning, 18-year-old Qali Ibrahim frantically dialed her husband’s mobile phone. Minutes earlier he had left home, hammer and saw in hand, headed out for a day of construction work.