Somalia’s interior minister is reported to have been killed in a bomb attack, as violent clashes break out between police and protesters.
A female suicide bomber is said to have struck the home of the minister.
Mogadishu and other parts of Somalia have been rocked by two days of protests.
Two boys are reported to have been shot dead today.
Demonstrators are angry about a deal to extend the mandates of the country’s president and parliament.
Hundreds of supporters of the prime minister, who must resign under the terms of the deal, have taken to the streets.