Huge blast kills 5 in Mogadishu

Huge blast kills 5 in Mogadishu

A huge blast in Mogadishu has claimed the lives of 5 people and dozens others are nursing serious injuries. The blast which occurred in the morning hours near a police station along Maka Almukarramah road in the capital city. Al-Shabaab militants have claimed responsibility of the attack that was carried out by a suicide bomber.

Mohamed Hussein a police official said the attack has left dozens fighting for their lives with fears that the casualties might increasing. Al Shabaab claimed responsibility through a statement aired by Andalus radio station which is mostly pro-militant.