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Reward offered for al-Shabaab terror kingpins

NAIROBI, September 25  – Kenyan police are offering rewards of Sh2 million (about R260 000) for information leading to the arrest of each of several terror masterminds tormenting the East African country. Among these is a suspected al-Shabaab kingpin accused of recruiting youths into terror networks and radicalisation. Mohamed Ebrahim Mohamed is said to be […]

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Kenyan learners arrested for arson

Nairobi, September 24 – Kenyan police have arrested four grade nine (Form Two) students for planning to burn down their school building. The learners in question from Nanyuki High School were agitated by authorities’ decision to change their students leadership prompting them to hatch a plan to burn down the school in disapproval. As a […]

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Kenya’s Supreme Court explains why it nullified presidential polls

Nairobi, September 20 – Kenya’s Supreme Court is delivering its full statement on why it nullified the result of the August 8 presidential elections, as pro-government and opposition protesters gathered outside. Earlier this month, the Supreme Court nullified the result, citing irregularities, after opposition leader Raila Odinga filed a petition claiming the electoral commission’s computers […]