Gulf Times - Mogadishu
At least 8 killed in Mogadishu in suicide bombing targeting government convoy

At least 8 killed in Mogadishu in suicide bombing targeting government convoy

A suicide car bomb targeting a government convoy exploded at a busy junction in Somalia's capital on Saturday, killing at least eight people, an eyewitness told Reuters.

At least 15 killed in suicide bombing at army camp in Somalia

At least 15 killed in suicide bombing at army camp in Somalia

At least 15 people were killed on Tuesday in a suicide bombing as recruits lined up outside an army camp in the Somali capital Mogadishu, a Reuters witness who counted the bodies at Madina Hospital said.

Mixed reactions as QU students face challenges of exams amid pandemic

Mixed reactions as QU students face challenges of exams amid pandemic

With final exams in progress at Qatar University (QU) during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, some students are managing reasonably well while others have valid concerns, according to feedback obtained by the institution.

Qatar Charity, QFFD enhance food security in Somalia during Ramadan

Qatar Charity, QFFD enhance food security in Somalia during Ramadan

Qatar Charity (QC), with funding from the Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD), has started distributing 50 tonnes of camel meat to the needy and displaced in the suburbs of Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia, under the supervision of the Qatari embassy.

Gunfire in Mogadishu as political tensions soar

Gunfire in Mogadishu as political tensions soar

Gunfire broke out in Mogadishu on Friday as the opposition tried to march against delayed elections in the Somali capital where roads have been sealed off and heavy security deployed over the planned protest, witnesses said.

Three killed in Mogadishu car bomb

Three killed in Mogadishu car bomb

Three people were killed and eight wounded after the Al-Shabaab militant group detonated a car bomb near a security checkpoint in the Somali capital Mogadishu Saturday, a security official and witnesses said.

Qatar Airways resumes three-weekly flights to Mogadishu from Sep 6

Qatar Airways resumes three-weekly flights to Mogadishu from Sep 6

Qatar Airways has announced the resumption of three-weekly flights to Mogadishu, Somalia from September 6.

At least 19 dead after attempted prison break in Somalia

At least 19 dead after attempted prison break in Somalia

At least 19 people, among them suspected militants, were killed in an attempted prison break in the Somalian capital of Mogadishu, authorities said on Tuesday.

Somalia blast kills at least 10 on minibus

Somalia blast kills at least 10 on minibus

At least 10 people died and 12 were wounded when an explosive device ripped through a minibus outside the Somali capital Mogadishu on Sunday, the government said.

Truck bomb kills at least 90 in Mogadishu

Truck bomb kills at least 90 in Mogadishu

At least 90 people were killed when a bomb-laden truck exploded at a busy checkpoint in the Somali capital Mogadishu on Saturday, an international organisation

Mogadishu hotel attack ends with 11 dead

Mogadishu hotel attack ends with 11 dead

An attack on a hotel in the Somali capital Mogadishu has left 11 people dead, including five militants, a government spokesman said on Wednesday after the siege ended.

12 hurt in Mogadishu attack flown in for medical treatment in Doha

12 hurt in Mogadishu attack flown in for medical treatment in Doha

Qatar on Thursday dispatched an aircraft equipped with medical staff to the Aden Adde International Airport in the Somali capital Mogadishu to transport those injured ...