Mogadishu under fire again!

A soldier patrols the road as the damage is assessed after group al-Shabaab hit a European Union armoured convoy in Mogadishu, Somalia October 1, 2018. Photo : REUTERS

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (ADV) – A monstrous explosion is traumatising the inhabitants of Mogadishu this Saturday morning as police scramble to provide clues to the inferno.

Residents as far away as 20 kilometers outside the capital said they could hear the blast.

In the capital itself, residents told reporters the police has not proffered an explanation of the event leading to the explosion but it is being blamed on the terror group, al-Shabaab.

Thick clouds of smoke and thick dust is ballooning the skies of the trouble Somali capital.

This is the third explosion in the capital this month alone.

The last two has killed nearly 50 people including soldiers, police and civilians.

ADV will keep its readers posted on this latest incident in due course.

© Bur-csa – A.H – N.A / From our regional correspondent Tamba Jean-Matthew III – African Daily Voice (ADV) – Follow us on Twitter : @ADVinfo_eng