Man held in Italy jail for 18 years killed in Somalia blast
"Four people died on the spot, while three others were seriously wounded," said local police chiefPeterson Maelo. "Those injured have been taken toNairobi for treatment."
A total of five Germans, four Americans and two Czechs were reported on board the aircraft.
Catherine Ochola from Flying Doctors Service -- anair ambulance service said three "more critical patients" had been flown to Nairobi. A second air ambulance airplane rescued other passengers, and the rest by Kenya
No group has claimed responsibility for his murder, but such incidents bear all the hallmarks of past attacks in Somalia by Al-Shabaab militants.