UK and Kenya sign new Defence Cooperation Agreement to tackle shared threat from Al-Shabaab

Defence Secretary Ben Wallace and Kenyan Cabinet Secretary for Defence Dr Monica Juma signed the deal after agreeing to step up UK support for the key security partner The UK is stepping up its counter-terrorism and military support to Kenya Read More …

Residents Asked To Cooperate In Fighting Al-Shabaab In Mandera

Residents of Takaba in Mandera West Sub County have been urged to confidentially share information on suspected members of the Al-Shabaab terror group with security agencies. Speaking at a public forum in the area, North Eastern Regional Commissioner Nicodemus Ndalana appealed Read More …

Kenya: Experts detonate unexploded mortar bomb in Samburu

Bomb experts on Sunday detonated an unexploded mortar bomb in Shabaa, Samburu County, following its discovery by residents the previous day. Herders alerted local administrators after coming across the device on Saturday morning. Samburu Central Police Commander Abdikadir Malicha said Read More …

Shabaab mounts increased rate of attacks inside Kenya

Over the last several weeks, Shabaab, al Qaeda’s branch in East Africa, has conducted a bevy of attacks inside northeastern Kenya. Since the beginning of the year, the jihadist group has steadily claimed operations inside the country. Starting on May Read More …