Kenya’s crackdown on Somali migrants spells trouble for the economy
The tragic events that took place at Kenya’s Garissa University on Apr. 2, 2015, , in which 147 students were killed by militants linked with al-Shabaab, kick-started another round of xenophobic initiatives proposed in the country’s legislature.
A self-confessed member of Al-Shabaab has surrendered to security agents in Kirinyaga County.
Solomon Kamau Osman, 29, claims he was forcefully recruited in 2010 and fled from the militia's base in Somalia after serving one year and four months. He surrendered to the County Security Team a week ago but the matter was kept secret until yesterday morning when he was paraded before the media in Kerugoya.
Man ordered held after alleged threats in Islamic State case
A court ordered the continued detention Wednesday of a man police say used his Twitter account to threaten law enforcement officers after some of his close friends were arrested for allegedly trying to join the Islamic State group.
Kenya backpedals on closure of Somali refugee camp
Kenya appears to have softened its stance on the imminent closure of a camp hosting more than a third of a million Somali refugees, weeks after the deputy president announced it would happen within three months, as he reacted to the massacre at Garissa University.
Senior female ISIS agent unmasked and traced to Seattle
She’s one of the final people that would-be jihadis might speak to before crossing the border to join the Islamic State group in Syria. The woman that the world’s media claim is a Dutch or a British woman in the group’s de facto capital of Raqqa, with considerable online and offline influence.