At least four police officers have been killed, after a gunman, suspected of being a recruiter for Somali Islamists, snatched an officers weapon and opened fire. Advertisements
At least six people have been killed, after gunmen attacked to buses, in Kenya, near the country’s border with Somalia.
At least 18 people, reportedly all civilians, have been killed, following the detonation of a roadside bomb, in Somalia.
At least 15 people have been killed, and several others wounded, following an attack, by al-Shabaab militants, on a hotel in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.
Militants from al-Shabaab have claimed to have killed as many as 43 Ethiopian soldiers, after storming an African Union base in Somalia.
A female journalist has been shot and killed by gunmen, suspected of being al-Shabaab militants, in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.
At least 10 people have been killed, after suspected al-Shabaab militants attacked a hotel, in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.
Three village elders have been shot and killed, by suspected al-Shabaab militants, in Kenya.
At least 15 people have been killed, following the collapse of a mosque, which was under refurbishment, in the Somali capital, Mogadishu.
As many as 400 migrants are feared to have drowned, after their boats capsized in the Mediterranean Sea, as they attempted to reach Europe.