#Westgate shoot out

Posted: September 21, 2013 in Politics/Current issues

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Photos of the Westgate Mall in Nairobi Westlands where a heavily armed gang took over shooting at the people in the mall.

According to Kenya Redcross,  at least 22 people have died and another 50 were wounded in the attack.

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Some reports suggest it was an attempted robbery but officials say it might be a “terrorist” attack.

The Interior Coordination ministry has sent out an alert asking people around the  #Westgatemall to kindly leave their for your own safety. The  Kenya Defense Force deployed at the mall to assist in rescue operations with More hostages who have been released being taken to safety.

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The Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has also been briefed on the situation

By @NicKanali on twitter

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