Kenya Westgate mall attack trial hit by assault claims

The trial of four men charged in connection with Kenya`s Westgate mall massacre was hit Tuesday by allegations from defence lawyers that the suspects have been assaulted in detention.

US marks Nairobi mall attack anniversary

The United States marked the anniversary Sunday of the Westgate Mall attack that killed 67 people in Nairobi, pledging to help Kenya fight extremist groups like the Shebab.

Harassment haunts Somalis in Kenya, a year after Westgate attack

Mass arrests, extortion, deportation and suspicion: one year since Somali gunmen staged a four-day massacre in Nairobi`s Westgate mall, Somalis in Kenya say the attack has left their community battling harassment and denigration.

Terror of Kenya Westgate siege haunts one year on

For Kenyan security guard Maurice Adembesa Ombisa the horror of Nairobi`s Westgate mall massacre lasted just minutes: he was one of the first of the 67 people killed in the attack.

Kenya police recall battling Westgate mall attackers

Kenyan police officers described in court on Friday how they battled the gunmen who carried out last year`s Westgate mall massacre, in the trial of four men accused of supporting the attack.

Trial of Kenya Westgate mall massacre suspects opens

The trial of four men charged in connection with Kenya`s Westgate mall massacre opened on Wednesday, an attack claimed by Somalia`s Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab insurgents.

Kenya tightens security for Nairobi marathon after mall attack

Kenyan police pledged today to boost security for the Nairobi marathon on Sunday, being staged just over a month since Al-Qaeda linked gunmen killed at least 67 people in a shopping mall.

Kenya Army chief says troops looted `massacre mall` to ensure goods` safety

Kenya`s Army chief has said his troops took goods from Nairobi`s Westgate Mall during last month`s massacre to ensure goods` safety.

Security video shows Kenyan soldiers looting mall

Kenyan security forces walked out of a store in Nairobi`s Westgate Mall, holding plastic bags heavy with unknown items after Islamic extremists staged an attack. Others looked behind counters and lifted items.

Bodies retrieved from mall belong to terrorists: Kenya

The Kenyan government has said that the four bodies recovered from the Westgate shopping mall were of the terrorists who were behind the deadly attack Sep 21. Over 70 people were killed and more than 200 injured.

Kenya Westgate mall attack: Chilling new video released

A fresh video showing gunmen firing at shoppers in Nairobi`s Westgate mall has been released on Friday.

Uganda warned of Westgate-like attack, sounds alert

After the US warned Uganda of a terror attack similar to Kenya’s Westgate mall’s, the Ugandan security forces were put on alert.

Kenya govt wants to see Westgate Mall reopened

Kenya`s government has given the first sign that Nairobi`s Westgate shopping mall may one day reopen for business despite being partially destroyed in last month`s attack by Islamist gunmen.

Kenya`s military spokesman names Nairobi Mall attackers

A military spokesman on Saturday confirmed the names of the four fighters implicated in the attack on the upscale Westgate Mall in Kenya`s capital last month, an assault that turned into a four-day-long siege, killing at least 67 people.

Kenya mall attack: Chilling CCTV footage provides vital clues into Westgate siege

With chilling nonchalance, gunmen massacred at least 67 people wander through Kenya`s Westgate mall, seen for first time in security camera footage providing possible vital evidence to investigators.

Youths burn church, riot in Kenya`s Mombasa after imam killed

Young Muslims set fire to church, burned tires and clashed with police in Kenya`s main port city of Mombasa on Friday, after the killing of an Islamic cleric his followers blamed on security forces.

Nairobi mall attack: Kenya President orders probe into security loopholes

In the aftermath of the deadly Kenya Westgate mall attack, President Uhuru Kenyatta has ordered an investigation to probe if the hostage crisis could have been dealt with more efficiently.

The Jains, silent heroes of Nairobi mall attack response

As a jihadist commando sowed death and horror inside Westgate mall last week, Nairobi`s Jains became the silent heroes of the days-long emergency effort.

Troops caused mall collapse: Kenyan official

Kenya`s military caused the collapse of three floors of the Westgate Mall in the deadly terrorist siege, a top-ranking official disclosed, while the government urged patience with the pace of an investigation that has left key questions unanswered.

The Lion of Nairobi

Satpal Singh saved 40 lives in the Nairobi mall. When you give him the credit he cutely smiles and points his finger upwards saying it is Him who did it, not him.