Tag: al Shabaab
The US government has offered $10 million (KSh1.2 billion) on any information leading to the arrest of three of Al-Shabaab leaders.The three; Mahad Karate, Jehad Mostafa and Ahmed Diriye are said to be the ring leaders behind numerous Al-Sh
At least 100 people were killed and 300 injured in two car bombs that exploded outside the education ministry in Somalia's capital Mogadishu on Saturday, the country's president said in a statement early on Sunday."Our people who were massa
A car bomb and shooting attack on a hotel in the Somali city of Kismayu killed nine people on Sunday before security forces ended the siege at the hotel and killed the attackers, a regional official said.Gunfire erupted after an explosives-
The U.S. military said it killed a leader of the Islamist militant al-Shabaab group with an air strike in Somalia ov
The U.S. military said on Wednesday it had killed 27 fighters from the Al Shabaab militant group in an air strike in Somalia's central Hiran region, where the army and allied forces have launched an offensive against the insurgents in the last mon
Al Shabaab militants killed at least 18 civilians and destroyed trucks laden with relief food in an overnight attack in Somalia's central region, residents and a state news agency said on Saturday.The Islamist group launched the attack in t
Somali forces have ended the siege at a hotel in Somalia's capital Mogadishu, the AFP news agency said
Al Shabaab militants have taken control of a hotel in the Somali capital, Mogadishu, following two car bomb blasts and gunfire, police and intelligence officers said on Friday.
New President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, elected by lawmakers in May, has promised to take the fight to al Shabaab after three years in which his predecessor, consumed by political infighting, took little action against the insurgents.
Police in Ethiopia have shot dead Al-Shabaab's most wanted senior commander Fuad Mohamed Khalaf.Khalaf was killed alongsid
KDF troops operating in Somalia under the African Union Transition Mission in Somalia on Thursday, July 7 donated foodstuff to residents of Dhobley town, Somalia.
What's the fate of Cuban doctors kidnapped by Al Shabaab in 2019? - Uhuru in talks with Cuban Foreign Affairs Minister
President Uhuru Kenyatta today held talks with Cuban Foreign Affairs Minister Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla who paid him a courtesy call at State House, Nairobi. During the meeting, President Kenyatta and Mr. Parrilla discussed a wide range o
Guyo Gorsa Buru, Marsabit-based Sheikh who was charged with being a member of Al-Shabaab and other terrorism-related charges in 2018 has been acquitted.
Somalia's al Shabaab group launched a car bomb and gun attack on an African Union mission troop camp in the Shabelle region in the
Three foreigners who were arrested in Mombasa on suspicions that they had planned to carry out a terror attack after Easter Holidays will remain in cus
A former Mandera County Government driver has been sentenced to life imprisonment after he was found guilty of aiding and abetting the kidnapping of Cuban doctors in 2019.Issack Robow, a Somali national who had lived in Mandera fo
KDF troops in Lamu county during
KDF officers during a previous pea