Islamist attack on hotel in Somali capital kills 25 - police
An Islamist attack on the Somali capital, Mogadishu, has ended, leaving 25 people dead. The attack began with a car bomb on Saturday (October 28) and ended on Sunday after a 12-hour siege.
At least 17 dead after double car blasts in Somalia
There was devastation in Mogadishu on Saturday as two car bombs exploded in the Somalian capital, just two weeks after twin bombs killed more than 300 people.
Massive car bomb kills 20 in Somalian capital
A huge car bomb exploded on a busy street in the Somalian capital of Mogadishu on Saturday, killing at least 20 and destroying several buildings.
At least six killed in Somali car bomb attack
A car bomb explosion in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Sunday (July 30) killed six people and wounded 20 others and the death toll was likely to rise, a police officer said.
Mohamed Abdullahi inaugurated as Somali president
Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, Somalia's new president, has been sworn in under tight security at a ceremony in the capital, Mogadishu.
Bomb blast caught on camera as Somali militants attack hotel
A suspected suicide car bomb rammed into the gates of a hotel in the Somali capital Mogadishu before a secondary explosion was caught on camera as media had gathered to film the aftermath of the first attack.
Suicide car bomb rocks Somali capital - police
A car exploded near a camp for displaced people in the Somali capital Mogadishu, police said.
Somalia hosts East African leaders for IGAD summit
The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), which has major political significance, is the first time in decades that Somalia has hosted a prominent event.