Kenya's Security Dilemma In Face of Al-Shabaab Attacks
Kenya has borne the brunt of Al-Shabaab attacks outside Somalia. Over the past decade, the group has attacked Kenya at least 30 times, leaving over 600 citizens and scores of foreigners dead, thousands injured and millions of US.. dollars lost in damages to infrastructure - both public and private, write Mohamed Daghar, Duncan E Omondi Gumba and Akinola Olojo for Institute for Security Studies.
KDF soldiers on guard in Pandanguo Village in Lamu (file photo).
In a 10-point plan for his ministry, Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i has said that he will concentrate on countering terrorism, police reforms, cleaning up the ... Read more »
Four civilians and two suspected Al-Shabaab militants have been killed after attackers attempted to invade a police post in Dadaab, Garissa County. This comes two days after ... Read more »
Following the ambush at dawn, the Al-Shabaab issued a statement, saying there were "severe casualties on both Kenyan and American troops stationed there" but the U.S. Africa ... Read more »