Tag Archives: Al-Shabaab

Time to rethink Kenya’s Operation Linda Nchi policy

Nairobi’s foreign policy toward Somalia has been consistently focused on and committed to stabilize Somalia since Kenya Defense Forces led invasion in 2011.Kenya has poured billions of shillings and thousands… Read more »

Al-Shabaab kill 14 people in Mandera

At least 14 people were killed and 10 others injured after suspected Al-Shabaab militia attacked a village near Mandera town. Mandera County Commissioner Alex Ole Nkoyo confirmed the attack which… Read more »

Why Kenya is such a rewarding target for al-Shabaab terrorist

In less than two weeks, the Somali extremist group al Shabaab, thought to be on the run after losing its leader Ahmed Godane in a US airstrike in September, and… Read more »

Terror alert issued for Moyale after suspects arrested with 100,000 SIM cards

Terror alert issued for Moyale after suspects are arrested with thousands of SIM cards and sophisticated equipment A terror alert has been issued in the twin towns of Moyale that… Read more »

Each Mandera miner made Sh25,000 a week working in the Quarry

Each of the close to 4,000 miners working at various quarries in Mandera County earned Sh25,000 weekly. A manager, Joseph Arodi, said the work is lucrative and most of those… Read more »

Suspected Al shabaab kill 36 quarry workers in Mandera

At least 36 quarry workers were Tuesday killed by suspected Al-Shabaab militants in an attack Koromei area, Mandera County. The workers were ambushed as at the site as they slept… Read more »

Most wanted terror suspect arrested in Mwingi

Police in Mwingi town on Wednesday arrested a most wanted terror suspect as he tried to sneak his way into the Capital Nairobi from the war ton Somalia. The suspect… Read more »

Mystery of high calibre UK guns in Coast terror attacks

It is now emerging that guns used by Al Shabaab in the Mpeketoni massacre may have originated from Britain. A report tabled earlier this year in the House of Commons… Read more »

President Kenyatta’s political manoeuvres play into al-Shabaab hands

The Kenyan military says it. The African Union says it. Even al-Shabaab says it. But President Uhuru Kenyatta not only refuses to say it; he actively denies it. In a… Read more »

Twins Kidnappers had foreign account for ransom deposit

The abductors of the 15-year-old twins who were demanding Sh86 million in ransom for the release of the girls were planning to transfer the money to a foreign account, a… Read more »

[VIDEO] Two Twin girls kidnapped from Westlands area, Nairobi rescued;former AP officer Arrested

Two girls who had been kidnapped from Westlands area in Nairobi have been rescued, officials said. Police say they rescued the 14-year-old twins from a house in Upper Matasia area… Read more »

[PHOTOS] Inside Nairobi’s Devastated Westgate Mall

More than a week after militants killed scores of people in the Westgate mall in Nairobi, Kenya, investigators combed through the wreckage searching for clues. The scale of destruction was… Read more »

[VIDEO] Revealed: Suspected leader of Kenya terror attack was a former member of the Kenya’s special forces

Exclusive: Channel 4 News learns the alleged leader of the Nairobi shopping mall attack was born a Christian in Kenya and is a former member of the country’s special forces…. Read more »