At least seven people have been killed after a landmine planted on the roadside in Mogadishu on early Thursday morning went off.
Among those killed in the landmine explosion are two security forces after
the landmine which targeted security forces vehicle which was passing in Hodan district went off according to a resident who sorted anonymity.
The commander of the custodial corps Mahad Abdirahman Adan who was travelling with security forces at the time of the incident narrowly escaped death unscathed.
Police on the scene of bomb blast this morning between Km4 & Tarabunka road #Mogadishu.
Security officials now say civilians among at least 6 killed & several others injured in the attack in the early hours of Thursday.
An eyewitness says a young tuk tuk driver among dead. pic.twitter.com/PjXGaQ4seD
— Abdalle Ahmed Mumin (@Cabdalleaxmed) January 7, 2021
Source: Radio Dalsan/Twitter