"We have confirmed 200 civilians died in yesterday's blast. We understand the death toll is higher than that. Many people are still missing their relatives," Abdifatah Omar Halane, the spokesman for Mogadishu mayor, told Reuters.
A spokesman for the Aamin Ambulance service said it knew of more than 250 people wounded during the bombings on Saturday.
(Reporting by Abdi Sheikh and Feisal Omar; Writing by Katharine Houreld; Editing by Mark Potter)