Hisham Barakat died in a bombing, the first senior official killed in the country in a quarter-century. Rights groups said confessions were obtained after torture.
The Finance Ministry has described as regrettable the decision of the European Commission [EC] to add Ghana
The Shabab claimed responsibility for the attack. Two men disguised as fisherman shot and killed the executive.
The airstrike comes days after the Shabab claimed responsibility for an assault on a luxury hotel complex in Nairobi, Kenya, that killed at least 14 people.
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