Mogadishu, locally known as Xamar or Hamar, is the capital and most populous city of Somalia. The city has served as an important port connecting with traders over the Somali Sea for millennia and currently has a population of 2,425,000 residents. Mogadishu is the nearest foreign mainland city to Seychelles, at a distance of 835 mi (1,344 km) over the Somali Sea. — Wikipedia
A gun battle to retake the hotel in Mogadishu lasted four hours.
Attacks in Mogadishu have risen significantly since Covid-19 was declared in Somalia.
Police confirm suicide bombing occurred in Mogadishu and a land mine detonated in Baidoa
Abdirahman Yusuf was determined to document the pandemic, so hewent to the place that scared him most — the Covid-19 hospital.
A Kenyan cargo plane on Saturday crashed at Mogadishu’s main airport in Somalia, injuring two of the five crew members.
The Aden Adde International Airport was shut down briefly as emergency personnel attended to the crew who were aboard the plane.
A huge blast rocked a military base in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu near a stadium on Saturday.
Blast targets restaurant in Baidoa killing four as suicide bomber injures five in Mogadishu, officials say.
Dr Abdi, known by many as Mama Hawa, died in Mogadishu on Wednesday, her family announced.
The death toll is feared to be close to 20 with over 30 wounded persons.
At least five people were killed in a gun and bomb attack by suspected Al-Shabaab fighters on an upscale beachfront hotel in Somalia’s capital on Sunday, officials and witnesses said.
Ms Farah’s rape and murder isn’t an isolated incident, it’s just the most high profile one.