Magharba tribe leader from Ajdabiya has survived an assassination attempt in Benghazi on Friday, local sources reported.
Saleh Atawish was departing a mosque after performing Friday prayer in Sidi Faraj district when his car went off.
He sustained minor injuries, the sources said.
The war-torn city has been plunged into political murder. Last week, the head of Libyan Anti-Corruption Organization Mohamed Abu Gaiqis was killed in a car bomb explosion in Al-Kish square, one day before 10 bodies were found in a landfill site in Ziat Street. Two of the bodies were identified as Farhat Migherhi and Hussien Sharief, both are political opponents to Dignity Operation.