Sources inside the airport say the Mogadishu airport, Somalia is not the target of attack. All quietDespite lockdown of Mogadishu reports are coming in that Al Shabab fired 3 mortars at the airport and overrun AU base 25 KM S of capital. Sources say the mortars have not landed near the airport where the pre elections will be held tomorrowAt least 2 mortars landed near Mogadishu'a airport. Somalia, no injuries reported so farLarge explosions thought to be mortars have been heard near Mogadishu'a airportAmisom base in Arbacow village outskirt of Mogadishu is under attack, heavy fighting is going on, residents says. Somalia Shots fired by troops in Ivory Coast army barracks town: residentsSomalia: Nearly 180 Somali PMs are having a lunch with @HEhassansheikh at SYL hotel in MogadishuSomalia: The presidential elections venue has been moved to the airport for security concerns - officialSomalia elections: Two other candidates are expecting to drop out of race for the Presidency. In the coming hours the contest will remain 10 up to 15 Moqadishu . Security has been highlighted ahead of Today 8th presindential vote Several mortar rounds ruined down on African Union (AMISOM) troops' base out Qoryoley town - Media reports Somalia 4 dead, 30 hospitalised amid cholera outbreak in Mahaday, Middle Shabelle Somali governments suspended all flights at Mogadishu airport during the time of the Somalia’s presidential election on Wednesday Nigerians take to streets to protest economic policySomalia govt suspends all flights to and from Mogadishu on Wednesday 8 Feb 2017 - Ministry of transportationAlgeria: ANP discovered and destroyed 2 bivouac shelters used by armed Islamist militants in Bejaïa according to MDN statement Khatumo state president and FM Somali PM Ali Khalif Galeydh has arrived in Hargeisa, SomalilandReports that large explosions have been heard in Kismaayo town, Somalia. More details to comeUS-trained Somalia forces deployed to parliament building to provide security as presidential candidates delivering their speeches to MPsSomalia troops based near Kismayo town hit by huge explosion. Deaths and injuries feared - Residents Somalia A woman from Uganda allegedly murdered last night in Bengaluru by a youth over an argument; investigation underwayUgandan woman stabbed to death by man following argument over money in Bengaluru5 Indians released after more than three years in custody in Togo, being brought back home: MEACar bomb explodes in Mogadishu. We have secured release of 5 Indians from Kerala jailed in Togo. Good work by Indian mission in Accra and Consulate in Togo: Sushma SwarajSomalia’s outgoing PM has accused the neighbouring countries of intervening in the country’s presidential elections Release of 5 Indians jailed in Togo in 2013 secured: @SushmaSwarajUN technical team attacked in Africa: 5 killed. Ibn Chambas condemns deadly attack against @UN Technical Monitoring Team conducting a field mission along the Nigeria Cameroon border

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7 February 2017
Somalia: Nearly 180 Somali PMs are having a lunch with @HEhassansheikh at SYL hotel in Mogadishu
Moqadishu . Security has been highlighted ahead of Today 8th presindential vote
Somali governments suspended all flights at Mogadishu airport during the time of the Somalia’s presidential election on Wednesday
Algeria: ANP discovered and destroyed 2 bivouac shelters used by armed Islamist militants in Bejaïa according to MDN statement
US-trained Somalia forces deployed to parliament building to provide security as presidential candidates delivering their speeches to MPs
A woman from Uganda allegedly murdered last night in Bengaluru by a youth over an argument; investigation underway
Somalia’s outgoing PM has accused the neighbouring countries of intervening in the country’s presidential elections
Ibn Chambas condemns deadly attack against @UN Technical Monitoring Team conducting a field mission along the Nigeria Cameroon border