At least 36 non-Muslims have been killed by heavily armed Somali militants in an attack on a quarry in Kenya.
The Somali terrorist group al-Shabaab has claimed responsibility for an attack on a bus in northern Kenya, killing 28 people.
A Somali reporter has been shot dead in the town of Galkacyo, in the semi-autonomous region of Puntland.
One person has died and another injured following the detonation of a car bomb in the Somali capital of Mogadishu.
An 800-man strong battalion of soldiers from Sierra Leone, on their way to Somalia to serve as peacekeepers, has been quarantined after one of the men tested positive for Ebola.
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.