Gunmen from the Somali militant group al-Shabaab have killed a regional lawmaker in the capital city of Mogadishu.
An attack on a government ministry in a busy section of the Somali capital city Mogadishu by al-Shabaab militants has killed at least nine people.
Somali militants, following their attack on Garissa University College, have vowed to wage a long war with Kenya, and their their cities ‘red with blood’.
The death toll for an attack on the Garissa University College in Kenya by al-Shabaab militants has risen to 147, as the siege has been declared officially over.
Suspected al-Shabaab gunmen have stormed a university compound in northeastern Kenya, with reports of heavy gunfire and explosions.
A senior Ugandan public prosecutor was shot and killed in a suburb of the capital Kampala, in an attack possibly connected to her prosecutions of suspects in a case.
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 four people have been killed in a Kenyan town during a cross-border raid by Somali Islamists, military officials have said.
Unidentified gunmen have attacked the convoy of a Kenyan governor, near to the country’s border with Somalia, government officials have said.
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.