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Mpeketoni attack

Five in court over Mpeketoni attack

Five men on Monday appeared before a Lamu court in connection to the attack at Mpeketoni trading centre which left about 60 people dead and property worth million of shillings destroyed. However, Mr Mbaruk Hamad, Mr Alex…

Spy agency warning on attack was ignored

Intelligence officers knew about the impending attacks on Mpeketoni and Maporomoko, it became clear on Tuesday. The National Intelligence Services is said to have warned of the imminent attacks three days before they happened,…

How attack threw calm newsroom into high gear

It all started with an innocuous SMS alert at 10.37pm on Sunday as France was playing Honduras in a World Cup match. “Mpeketoni police station and two hotels attacked, IG Kimaiyo confirms incident, says he is waiting for…