Saturday September 25, 2021
MOGADISHU (HOL) - A heavy bomb explosion rocked a checkpoint near the Presidential Palace in Mogadishu Saturday morning amid fears of deaths.
A vehicle loaded with explosives reportedly rammed into the checkpoint killing several people in the area, sources saidAl-Shabaab militant group has claimed the responsibility attack which happened at road linking Waberi and Hamarweyne districts near Villa Somalia.
The group said it was targeting senior government officials.
More to follow.