Category Archives: Al Shabab

Kenya govt covers up casualty figures on El Adde base attack

   By Robyn Kriel and Briana Duggan (CNN) On January 15, a massive blast shattered the dawn calm at El Adde military base. A suicide b [...]

Kerry makes historic Somalia visit in bid to show American support

  Secretary of State John F. Kerry meets with Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohammed, second from right, and Prime Minister Omar Abdir [...]

“Al Shabaab shipped timber worth $250 million in 2014 through Kenya controlled port of Kismayo”-UN

  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nZwVHGxMWsM By Staff Reporter  KDF soldiers takes position at the Kismayu Port after taking control o [...]

Kenya university attack: ‘They were lined up and executed’

By Staff Reporter Survivors of the Garissa university attack, which saw 147 students murdered by al-Shabaab terrorists, have spoken of the h [...]

Transfer Denied: The Hidden Costs of Washington’s War Against al-Shabab

By Staff Reporter Somali-Americans worry that U.S. efforts to cut the money stream to the African terrorist group could lead to mass starvat [...]

Somalia’s Shebab urge more jihadi attacks in Europe

By Staff Reporter Four suspected Shebab fighters are detained by Somalian national soldiers following a gun battle in Mogadishu on December [...]

Somalia: The Next Oil Superpower?

By Staff Reporter Last month, Soma Oil and Gas, a London based energy company, searching for hydrocarbon deposits off the coast of Somalia, [...]

“I joined al Shabaab for money only”-former recruit

By Staff Reporter Despite a series of setbacks, the militant group al-Shabab remains one of the most dangerous terrorist organizations in Af [...]

Somalia has killed three #journalists this year

By Staff Reporter Gunmen shot dead a journalist in the semi-autonomous region of Puntland, the third killed in Somalia this year, a colleagu [...]

Rampaging youths kill three in Mombasa after Mosque raids

By Staff Reporter Police say they recovered this flag, associated with Islamist militants, in the raids At least three people have been stab [...]

al Shabaab stones a woman to death for adultery

By Staff Reporter (Warning! Video contains graphic images of Stoning) Somali militants stone woman to death over adultery.Somali al Shabaab [...]

Kenya’s black rhino unlikely victim of al-Shabaab militants

By Staff Reporter ©Getty Among the rolling hills of Kenya’s Laikipia district, far from the battlegrounds of al-Shabaab militants in sout [...]

Uganda foils Shabaab cell plotting ‘imminent attack’

By Staff Reporter Police spokesman Fred Enanga said forces had “made arrests” but gave no details of how many people had been de [...]

al Shabaab leader killed in US drone attack?

By Staff Reporter ©AP Dozens were killed when al-Shabaab gunmen attacked an upmarket mall in Kenya in September 2013 US military forces hav [...]

“Journalist” turned al Shabaab killer arrested in Kenya

By Staff Reporter This file photo shows relatives and fellow journalists praying over the body of Somali journalist Mohamed Mohamud Timacade [...]

The Islamic leaders Kenya has assassinated in Mombasa #WaronTerror?

By Staff Reporter Youths clash with police outside the militant Masjid Musa Mosque after the death of Sheikh Aboud Rogo in 2012, accused by [...]

al Shabaab assassinates Somalian Musician MP

By Staff Reporter Saado Ali Warsame, who spent much of the civil war in the US, continued to perform after becoming an MP Popular Somali mus [...]

Kenyatta and Odinga division- a gift to al Shabaab?

By Staff Reporter People cheer during a rally organized by the Coalition for Reforms and Democracy in Nairobi, July 7, 2014. (Siegfried Mod [...]

“Al Qaeda planning to hit UK airports”-Kenya issues terror warning

By Staff Reporter  Foreign Affairs ministry says Britain would be the most likely country to be affected by threat from ‘sophisticate [...]

Al-Shabaab besiege Somalia’s presidential palace

By Staff Reporter Print Somali soldiers stand guard around the presidential palace in Mogadishu on February 21, 2014. Somalia‘s Islami [...]

Arusha, Tanzania is latest East African terror attack target

By Staff Reporter Eight people have been injured in a bomb blast at a restaurant in the Tanzanian town of Arusha, officials have said. Polic [...]

Boko Haram targets Nigerian World Cup viewers in latest blast

By Staff Reporter Viewers were watching Brazil v Mexico match on public screens No group has accepted or claimed responsibility yet but exp [...]

Al Shabaab hits Kenya at will as two attacks in 48 hours kill close to 70

By Staff Reporter Kenyan security chiefs under fire as Islamist threat grows Family members wait to collect bodies of their relatives at Mpe [...]

Al Shabaab attacks Lamu (Kenya), kills 48

By Staff Reporter Dozens killed after Islamists strike Kenya town close to tourist resort of Lamu Attackers flying flags of Somalia’s [...]

UK closes Mombasa consulate over security concerns

By Staff Reporter Print PHOTO | AFP British tourists arrive at the Moi International Airport in Mombasa on May 16, 2014. The United Kingdom [...]

Al-Shabaab planning attacks in Djibouti-UK

By Staff Reporter Somali insurgents linked to al-Qaida said to be preparing to attack targets including ‘western interests ‘ Al- [...]

East Africa braces for World Cup terror attacks

By Staff Reporter . Somali and Ethiopian nationals arrested as part of a crackdown on terrorism by Kenyan national security officers sit in [...]

Boko Haram ‘kidnaps 20 more women’ from village near site of Chibok schoolgirl abduction

By Staff Reporter Militants believed to be from the Nigerian extremist group Boko Haram have kidnapped 20 women from a settlement near the t [...]

Another Kenyan Muslim cleric shot dead in Mombasa

By Staff Reporter A moderate Muslim cleric has been shot dead in Mombasa, the latest killing of a preacher in the Kenyan city. Sheikh Mohamm [...]

Al-Shabaab leader denounces violence & surrenders to Somalian government

By Staff Reporter A senior Al-Shabaab militant commander, Sheik Mohamed Said Atom, on Saturday gave himself up to Somali government authorit [...]

Boko Haram has killed 3000 & displaced 3 million in the last year

By Staff Reporter The Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC) said that a total of 3.3 million Nigerians have now been driven from th [...]
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