President @UKenyatta: I have full confidence in your ability to deliver under this framework. You have my full support NationalSecurity
President @UKenyatta: Regional commissioners will be expected to weekly chair regional implementation development committees, same applies to county commissioners. This directive is expected to increase efficiency DusitHotelAttack NationalSecurity
President @UKenyatta: I will be requiring all ministries, departments and institutions to embrace the same multi-agency approach DusitHotelAttack NationalSecurity
President @UKenyatta: We still need to do more to improve the status of our people. We must fight the war against poverty with zeal. There is a link between development and security DusitHotelAttack NationalSecurity
President @UKenyatta: I urge all Kenyans to be vigilante as we fight together this demon of terrorism. I thank all those who have come forward with information to support our police DusitHotelAttack NationalSecurity
President @UKenyatta: I thank all Kenyans for pulling together this trying moment by showing patriotism. Standing together is stronger than any weapon we may have DusitHotelAttack NationalSecurity
President @UKenyatta: Let us observe a minute silence in honour of victims of DusitHotelAttack NationalSecurity
3 day ago
Monster VBIED: Al-Shabaab's improvised armoured, explosive-laden SUV seized by Somali forces near Sanguni earlier today.
3 day ago
US military says Saturday's airstrike in Lower Jubba region killed 52 Al-Shabaab militants. This is the 6th airstrike against Al-Shabaab in 2019.
United States: 52 al-Shabaab members killed in air strike on their positions
3 day ago
Kenyan police arrest four people including three foreigners in Kitui town in connection with Dusit hotel.
Ethiopia readies 'massive offensive' on al-Shabab in Somalia
Meanwhile, militant group Al-Shabaab claims to have captured Sanguni army base near Kismayo killing 41 soldiers, seizing pickup trucks mounted with guns (Technical) and ammunition. On Friday, the group said it killed 57 soldiers in another attack near Baidoa. Somalia
3 day ago
Rarely seen al-Shabaab up-armored Toyota Land Cruiser (S)VBIED seized by Somali forces during the former's attack on Sanguni military base. There's been an effort to conceal the added armor, e.g. by using partial interior armor
3 day ago
Its emerging that the suicide bomber who detonated himself at the DusitD2 complex had been on the police trail since 2014.
One of the deadliest confrontations reported in Bay region today after Al-Shabaab ambushed Ethiopian military convoy at Hawaal Aluundo, 15km W of Bur Hakaba. Al-Shabaab used IEDs followed by heavy attack. Significant casualties have been reported, per reliable sources.
4 day ago
Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Eastleigh in Kenya's capital Nairobi to condemn Tuesday's suicide and gun attack Dusit hotel complex in Kenya, leaving 21 people dead.
4 day ago
Somali armed group AlShabaab claims to have killed 57 Ethiopian soldiers in explosion followed by an ambush attack near Burhakaba town.
Media Council of Kenya gives New York Times 48 hours to pull down gory images of the DusitD2 Hotel attack.
5 day ago
Somali FM visits UN compound in Mogadishu, reassuring its solidarity and support.
The Australian High Commission in Nairobi is seeking information about reports an Australian has been killed in a terror attack that killed 21 people.
5 day ago
Qatar donates sixty eight armored vehicles to assist the Somali national army fight against Al-Shabaab
Kenya Red Cross says all people missing after an attack on a hotel complex in Nairobi have been accounted for
Death toll from Nairobi attack rises to 21: Kenya police
Reports of blast near Banadir junction in Mogadishu's Hodan district.
President Uhuru Kenyatta says Nairobi attackers have been elimnated, more than 700 civilians rescued from attack
'We never forget those who hurt our children,' says Uhuru as he vows revenge
One of the militants is believed to have been staying in house No E9 in Guango Estate - police surrounded the place
6 day ago
Countryside Matiang'i: I want to assure the people of Kenya that the country is safe; we are secure and we are ready to defend our country. We will not bend, retreat and we will not be intimidated by thugs whose interest is to try and hurt our way of life
Gunmen kill 15 in Dusit terror attack
Harakat al-Shabaab al-Mujahideen. Is a Salafist jihadist fundamentalist group based in East Africa.Al-Shabaab is an offshoot of the Islamic Courts Union (ICU), which splintered into several smaller factions after its defeat in 2006 by Somalia's Transitional Federal Government (TFG) and the TFG's Ethiopian military allies
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Al Shabab Somalia government Puntland authorities
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