Somalia: Huge Explosion heard in Afgoye town
A huge blast was heard in Afgoye town, 30Km north-west of Mogadishu, Somali capital on Tuesday afternoon, reports said.
A witness said the blast happened after a car packed with explosives rammed into Somali police outpost in Afgoye, before Al shabaab fighters stormed the city.
Heavy fighting is reported in Afgoye, as Al shabaab fighters and Somali troops are engaging in a fierce gunfire in the town, according to local residents.
Details of the casualties is still sketchy.