Sufi leadership narrowly escaped death after a a would be suicide bomber was nabbed before executing his plot.
The leaders had attended an event which was meant to celebrate victory over Al-Shabab in Guri-El town.
The suspects were arrested by security officials by the police before they executed their mission.
Among those who had attended the ceremony were Spiritual leader Mohamud Sheikh Hassan, Cabinet Chief Sheikh Ahmed, executive leader Abdirazak Ash’ari.
Trhe terror group has in the recent past intensified their attacks, especially against government installations and officials.
Last week, the Federal Government and Amisom announced that they would launch an intensive assault against the terror group.