The news is by your side.
Browsing Tag


Two car bombs explode in Somali capital, one dies

25 days ago
MOGADISHU: One person died and another was injured in two car bombs that exploded in the heart of the Somali capital on Saturday and the militant group al Shabaab claimed responsibility for the attacks. The bombs detonated in two…

Report finds 512 died in deadliest Somalia bombing

10 months, 16 days ago
MOGADISHU: As many as 512 died in an October truck bombing in the Somali capital Mogadishu, an emergency committee investigating the terrorist atrocity has found. An earlier death toll of 358 already made the October 14 bombing the…

Bombs kill at least 17 people in Somali capital Mogadishu

11 months, 20 days ago
MOGADISHU: Two car bombs killed at least 17 people in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu on Saturday, police said, two weeks after a huge truck bomb killed hundreds of civilians in the city. Islamist group al Shabaab claimed responsibility for…

‘Many bodies’ as two car bombs explode in Mogadishu

11 months, 21 days ago
MOGADISHU: A car packed with explosives blew up outside a hotel in Mogadishu on Saturday as a minibus also exploded at a nearby junction, with the emergency services reporting "many dead bodies". Witnesses reported hearing gunfire and…

Somali militants ram car bomb into hotel, killing at least 15

1 year, 8 months ago
MOGADISHU: Militants rammed a car bomb into the gate of a hotel in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Wednesday and stormed inside, killing at least 15 people, government officials said. Gunfire rang out as fighters entered the Dayah Hotel,…

Suicide bombing ‘kills 16’ in Somali capital

1 year, 10 months ago
MOGADISHU: At least 16 people died early Sunday in a suicide truck bombing outside the busy sea port of the Somali capital Mogadishu, the director of the ambulance service said. "We assisted 48 wounded people and carried 16…

At least 4 dead in attack on Somali police building

2 years, 2 months ago
MOGADISHU:  At least four people were killed on Sunday when two cars packed with explosives were rammed into a police building in the centre of the Somali capital Mogadishu, officials said.