Federal government forces comprising of police and Somali intelligence have jointly launched operations in Afgoye district of Lower Shabelle region.
Over forty five people mostly youth were arrested from all the villages of Afgoye district during the massive security operations in the town.
The arrested people were gathered in a secondary school where their investigation is underway.
The motive behind the security crackdown in Afgoye district is not clearly known as security officials declined to give immediate comment.
Public transport within the town and business activities that came to standstill during the operations is now back to normal as our correspondent in Lower Shabelle reports.