@BBCSomali Somalia's President@Farmaajo2017 has appointed a former warlord and government minister as the mayor of the capital, Mogadishu, and governor of Banadir Region. More on Omar Mohamud Mohamed's appointment here: . #BBCAfricaLive
#Somalia : We were in Mogadishu with @Unwomen yesterday to support @NUSOJofficial National Workshop on Gender Responsive Journalism. Quality news reporting must include fair gender portrayal and equal treatment for everyone in the newsroom @OmarFarukOsman
Somalia has suffered its deadliest single blast. At least 189 people were killed and more than 200 injured by a truck bomb in Mogadishu.
Prayers to the people of Mogadishu. 85 people (death toll rising) after truck exploded in the middle of traffic jam.
More than 300 people were killed by a truck bomb in Mogadishu on Saturday. President Trump never called Somalia's president to express condolences, never tweeted or spoke publicly about the attack.
Death toll from massive truck bomb in Mogadishu rises to 189, making it Somalia's deadliest single blast.
Doctor in #Mogadishu : “I’ve been working round the clock, I am so tired. I am also mourning as I lost 19 relatives”.