Al shabaab claims car bomb attack in Mogadishu
The Al Qaeda-linked Al shabaab militants have claimed full responsibility for a car bomb explosion near NISA’ Godka Jilacow prison in Somali capital, Mogadishu on Saturday.
The attack took place after explosives-laden car at a parking lot was detonated at Blue Sky restaurant near NISA prison, which is frequented by security force members.
Sheikh Abdiaziz Abu Musab, Al-Shabaab’s military operations spokesman, said the attack was aimed to kill senior NISA officers at the restaurant.
Godka Jilicow, is an underground jail, where militants are usually held for interrogation.