Somali rebels, suspected to be al-Shabaab militants, have killed at least seven people after attacking a hotel in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu, with explosions and gunfire reported.
At least eight people have been killed in a raid on a fortified government compound in the Somali town of Baidoa, by al-Shabaab militants, according to local authorities.
Suspected al-Shabaab militants launched a major attack on a hotel in the Somali capital city of Mogadishu, with reports of a car bomb and heavy gunfire.
At least 16 people were killed and a further 14 were injured after Somali troops clashed with Sufi fighters following disagreements over regional government.
A UN convoy has been targeted by a car bomb near the main airport in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu, killing at least six people.
One person has died and another injured following the detonation of a car bomb in the Somali capital of Mogadishu.
A series of intense gun battles in the Somali capital of Mogadishu has killed at least 14 and injured a further 20 people as African Union soldiers attack insurgents.