Rival Somali government forces on Wednesday morning briefly clashed in the capital, Mogadishu.
Local residents near Tarbunka Square confirmed the skermishes and said that they could hear sparodic gunfire around area.
It is yet unclear casualties and what has triggered the clashes between the two forces.
The movement people and vehicles in the area have been curtailed as the tension is still high.
Sources close to initial investigation confirmed that the clashes is between NISA and the forces trained by UAE based in Mogadishu
This is not the first time the government forces fought in the capital.
In January this year, two soldiers were killed and several other sustained injuries innsimilar incident.
The security forces and the city’s Stabilization forces engaged in brief gun battle following dispute.