Explosion Target Bakara Market in Mogadishu, Somalia

blast2An explosion that targeted Bakara market left four people killed including a woman and her daughter.

The bomb exploded outside the market which is the largest in Somalia. Bakara which is the main market in Somali’s capital Mogadishu has previously been targeted by the terrorists.

Government forces managed to arrive at the area shortly after the blast and cleared the area in case there was a second blast.

No group has claimed responsibility for either attack but al-Shabaab has carried out several bomb attacks in Mogadishu in recent months targeting soft softs such as markets, restaurants and hotels.

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