Breaking: Another Al Shabaab attack kills 14 in Mandera

Posted: July 7, 2015 in Politics/Current issues


Kenyans have woken up to news of at least 14 people being killed in an Al Shabaab attack in Mandera on Tuesday morning. The 14 who included 11 stonemasons and a mother died were shot dead in cold blood by the militia group.

According to the police, the heavily armed men are reported to have crossed from Somalia at Barwaqo settlement and laid ambush at around midnight Monday night.

Confirming the attack, Mandera County Commissioner Alex Ole Nkoyo said the attackers struck when the villagers were sleeping. They are said to have hurled explosives in the houses killing the 14 people.

More updates coming up.


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