fbpx
CURRENTLY ON AIR ⇒
  • Tafseer - Quran Commentary
    Mon, 7:30 am - 7:45 am

feedback@radioislam.org.za

Radio Islam Logo


((( Listen Live )))))
Radio Islam Logo


Somalia: Mogadishu Car Bomb Kills 20

Mar 06, 2021

A suicide car bomb explosion in Somalia yesterday evening has seen more than 20 people killed, and 30 others injured. The blast took place at the Luul Yemeni restaurant in Mogadishu, which was reportedly full due to it having been dinner time.

Africa News reports that an official, Mohamed Osma, said, “The explosion was very strong and caused significant destruction and caused civilian casualties.” At least one building near the restaurant collapsed after the blast, prompting fears that people could be trapped under rubble.

While no group has claimed responsibility as yet, Al Shabaab is suspected to have been behind the incident. Believed to have been driven out of Mogadishu in 2011 by government forces together with about 20 000 African Union peacekeepers, the group nevertheless reportedly controls large areas outside the cities.

Umm Muhammed Umar

ADVERTISE HERE

Prime Spot!!!

Contact:
advertisingadmin@radioislam.co.za 

Related Articles

Forty-Eight More People Succumb to COVID-19 in South Africa

Forty-Eight More People Succumb to COVID-19 in South Africa

Faizel Patel – 18/04/2021 (Twitter: @FaizelPatel143) Forty-eight more people have also died in South Africa after contracting the coronavirus, pushing the national death toll to 53,711 The Health Department says another 1,325 more infections were also picked up over...

read more
Israeli Air Strikes Target Gaza During Ramadhaan

Israeli Air Strikes Target Gaza During Ramadhaan

Following Hamas having gained control of Gaza in 2007, the enclaves land and sea borders were blockaded by Israel. Gaza has since been regularly targeted. Al Jazeera reports that in the latest attack, the second in the space of days, the Israeli military has carried...

read more

Subscribe to our Newsletter

0 Comments

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *