Kenya: 3 Westgate Suspects Have Case to Answer, One Freed

The four suspects charged over the Westgate terror attack. One has been set free for lack of sufficient evidence.
14 January 2019

Nairobi — A Nairobi court has ruled that three of four men charged over the September 21, 2013 terror attack at the Westgate Mall have a case to answer.

A magistrate at the Milimani Law Courts, Francis Andayi, on Monday ruled that he is satisfied with the evidence by the prosecution that linked them to the attack.

He however freed Adan Dheq for lack of sufficient evidence.

The three who will be put on their defence are Ahmed Abdi, Liban Omar and Hussein Mustafa.

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