The Star (Nairobi)

17 December 2012

Kenya: Yemeni Nationals Arrested in Connection With Eastleigh Blast

Eight Yemeni Nationals are among nine people who have been arrested in connection with a grenade attack that occurred last evening in Eastleigh, ... ( Resource: Nine Arrested Over Kenya Grenade Attack

Nine people including eight Yemeni nationals have been arrested in connection with last night's grenade attack in Eastleigh that left two people injured. Police say the suspects had rented a house next to the scene of the explosion, along Muratina Road a few meters away from a mosque that was targeted a week ago. The grenade was hurled into a guest house at around 9pm.

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