A suicide bomber rammed a vehicle loaded with explosives into the popular hotel in Kismayo.
At least 7 killed in bomb, gun attack on Somalia hotel - Daily Nation
Several killed in bomb, gun attack on Somalia hotel: officials | Somalia News | Al Jazeera
Kismayo attack: Several dead as gunmen storm Somali hotel - BBC News
Nicholas Keung 姜巧樂 on Twitter: "RIP @HodanTV an inspirational young #Toronto woman from #Somalia, who wanted nothing more than peace for her people and worked to spread positive stories about her homeland and her community!! My condolences. She was killed today in an #AlShabaab attack.… https://t.co/54P6cFFv9s"
Alex Ashlock on Twitter: "According to @Reuters Al Shabaab says it was behind a suicide bomb attack in Kismayu, Somalia. Fighting is still going on."
Moulid Hujale on Twitter: "“Tribal elders are capable of bridging the trust deficit between the Somali government and Al Shabab - and they might be the only chance left for peace” @warsame101 https://t.co/MjkqneX0fs"
Huge Explosion and Gunfire Heard in Hotel in Somalia’s Port City of Kismayu – Police - Sputnik International
Suicide car bomb targets hotel in Somali port city, followed by gunfire: police