Mogadishu based Somali journalist Ismail Sheikh on Wednesday survived a car explosion along the Makkah Mukaramah road.
The bomb is believed to have been fixed beneath his vehicle which had been parked near the Midnimo Supermarket.
Sheikh was rushed to Digfeer Hospital in critical condition.
The hospital seeks blood group A+ to help save Sheikh’s life.
No one has claimed responsibility for the bombing.