Suicide bomber kills two people in Somali capital
At least two people were killed and many more wounded when a suicide bomber targeted military personnel in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Saturday, police and witnesses said.
Civilians flee homes amid fears of fresh Mogadishu violence
Civilians fled their homes in the Somali capital on Tuesday fearing a fresh outbreak of violence following deadly street clashes and warnings that the country's security forces could be splintering into rival factions.
Somalia leaders fail to reach deal on elections
Emergency talks between Somalia's divided political leaders have ended without agreement on how to proceed with elections, a government minister has announced just days before the president's mandate
Top ex-general among five killed in jihadist raid on Mogadishu hotel
At least five people, including a prominent former general, were killed in an hours-long Al-Shabaab attack on a Mogadishu hotel, which ended around midnight on Sunday, Somali police said.
Death toll in Somalia bombing climbs to 81
The death toll from a massive car bomb in the Somali capital has risen to 81, a government spokesman said Monday, as rescue workers pursued their search for the missing.
Jihadists attack near hotel in Somali capital
A fierce gun battle broke out Tuesday in the Somali capital Mogadishu near a major city centre hotel, security sources and witnesses said, as a jihadist group announced an "operation" there.
17 dead in Somalia bomb blast claimed by Al-Shabaab militants
Seventeen people were killed and more than two dozen wounded when a car bomb exploded in Mogadishu on Monday, the latest deadly attack on Somalia's capital claimed by Al-Shabaab militants.
Osinbajo and I checked on each other during gunshots in Somalia – Fogam
Prof. Peter Fogam, who delivered an inaugural lecture of at the University of Lagos (UNILAG), on Wednesday recalled the experience he and the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, had while serving in Somalia. Fogam is a Professor of Commercial Law at the Department of Commercial and Industrial Law, Faculty of Law, UNILAG. The topic of his…