Tag Archives: Terrorist attack

04 August 19

Mayor of Mogadishu dies after al-Shabaab attack

The mayor of Mogadishu has died from injuries sustained in an al-Shabaab terrorist attack in his office last week.

15 March 19

Somalia: 8 killed in Bay region market explosion

At least eight people have been killed in an explosion at a livestock market in Somalia’s southwestern Bay region.

23 January 19

Kenya honours ‘selfless six’ who died in hotel siege

Kenya has held a memorial in Nairobi to honour six of those who died in last week’s terrorist attack on a popular hotel in the capital.

19 January 19

Kenya: 9 arrested over deadly Dusitd2 hotel attack

Authorities in Kenya have arrested nine people over this week’s attack on a luxury hotel compound that killed at least 21 people. 

04 September 18

Somalia: At least 6 killed in Mogadishu blast, causing school to collapse

At least six people have been killed in a major explosion in the Somali capital of Mogadishu, according to police.

07 September 17

Kenya: Two policemen killed in suspected Al-Shabaab attack

Gunmen killed two police officers guarding a church on Sunday, in an attack which authorities say looks like a terrorist attack.

25 May 17

Five police officers killed in Kenya bomb attack

Five police officers were killed on Thursday when their vehicle struck a roadside bomb in northern Kenya.

29 October 16

Kenya: 12 Killed in Al-Shabaab Hotel Bombing

At least twelve people were killed on Tuesday in a bomb attack carried out in a hotel in northern Kenya.

03 June 16

Somalia: Al-Shabaab Hotel Attack Kills 15 in Mogadishu

An attack carried out by militant group Al-Shabaab at a popular hotel in the Somali capital has killed at least 15 people.

10 March 16

Laptop Bomb Explodes at Somali Airport

Six people have been injured in a laptop bomb explosion at an airport in Somalia – the second attack targeting passenger planes in recent weeks.


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