Arrests Made Over Blast in Kenya's Capital

At least nine people have been detained in connection with a grenade attack in Nairobi's Eastleigh area that left several people injured.


  • Kenya:  Another Explosion in Eastleigh

    The Star, 17 December 2012

    Several people were injured in eastleigh last night after three grenades were hurled at a guest house along muratina road. The explosives were allegedly thrown from a speeding car ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Explosion At Dadaab Camp Injures One

    The Star, 14 December 2012

    One person has been injured in an explosion near the main refugee camp in Dadaab. The explosion occurred at around 10.00 near a polling centre at the camp. read more »

  • Kenya:  Six Shabaab Suspects in Garissa Court

    The Star, 14 December 2012

    Six al Shabaab suspects were yesterday charged with being in possession of firearms and planning to commit crime. read more »

  • Kenya:  Insecurity Affecting Tourism in Mombasa

    The Star, 14 December 2012

    The country has recorded a decline in tourism by 2 percent with Mombasa being the worst hit following flight cancellations. Kenya tourism board director Muriithi Ndegwa says the ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Chiefs to Keep Register of All Garissa Residents

    The Star, 13 December 2012

    Garissa people have been urged to maintain peace and order, even as the security agencies keep vigilance in the troubled, terror-prone town. read more »

Photo: Capital FM

Another explosion in Eastleigh estate.

  • Kenya:  Police Seize Car With Arms At Somali Border

    The Star, 13 December 2012

    Police in Jarajila location, which is about 15 km from the Amuma border point have impounded a vehicles, arrested six suspects and recovered a cache of arms that included two ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Security Concerns Persist

    UN Integrated Regional Information Networks, 10 December 2012

    Continued violent attacks on security agents and civilians highlight Kenya's ongoing struggle with insecurity, creating widespread unease ahead of the March 2013 general elections. read more »