Mohamed Omar Sahal , Hodan Nalayeh

The two TV journalists were among the victims of a suicide attack on the Media Hotel located in the Somali port city of Kismayo. 35-year-old Sahal was the correspondent of SBC TV in Kismayo and 43-year-old Ms Nalaye was a prominent TV journalist. She had returned to Somalia from Canada and started an online TV called Integration TV, to promoted Somalia’s transformation. After the car blast, gunmen forced their way in the hotel and went on a shooting spree, which left 26 people killed and 53 others injured, according to media reports.