At least two explosions have occurred in the area near Sayidka in Mogadishu, according to eyewitnesses.
Video of a showing a plume of smoke above the explosion scene was shared on Social Media.
VoA journalist, Harun Maruf, tweeted a video purportedly from the explosion scene.
BREAKING: 2 car bombs hit Mogadishu. 1st suicide VBIED exploded as it tried to forcefully drive through a checkpoint at Sayidka junction near the parliament building. Security forces intercepted the 2nd VBIED which exploded (video) while driver was being questioned at K4 junction pic.twitter.com/ATUbDnTrS9
— Harun Maruf (@HarunMaruf) June 15, 2019
This a developing story stay tuned!