US targets al-Shabab militants after deadly Mogadishu bombing
The US airstrike came a day after a car bomb in Mogadishu killed at least 79 people. US strikes in Somalia surged after President Donald Trump declared Southern Somalia an "area of active hostilities."
Somalia: Car bomb in Mogadishu kills scores of people
A car bomb exploded at a busy security checkpoint in Somalia's capital, killing scores of people. The city has suffered regular terrorist attacks in recent years.
Floating restaurant brings joy off Somalia's coast
For Mogadishu's residents, spending a day at Lido beach is a welcome escape from the grind of the city. Especially on board 'La Lanterna' floating restaurant.
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.
Mogadishu attacks among deadliest in recent memory
The death toll from twin bombing attacks in Mogadishu has soared to at least 85 and about 100 wounded, making it one of the worst attacks in Somalia since an Islamist insurgency began there ten years ago
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.
UK foreign minister Boris Johnson visits Somalia
British foreign minister Boris Johnson meets new Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed in a surprise visit to Mogadishu on Wednesday (March 15) to talk about the country's devastating drought.
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.