5 years after mall Kenya attack, al-Shabaab's threat grows

2018-09-21 13:15

Five years after al-Shabaab fighters burst into a luxury shopping mall in Kenya's capital. analysts say the Somali-based extremist group has been pushed down Africa's east coast as far as Mozambique as its regional threat expands.

100s of shoppers throng Kenya’s Westgate mall

2015-07-18 18:08

Hundreds of shoppers have thronged the Westgate Shopping Mall in Kenya’s capital , Nairobi, to witness its reopening, nearly two years after a terrorist attack there left at least 67 people dead.

Nairobi mall to re-open 2 years after attack

2015-07-14 17:58

Nairobi's Westgate Mall is to re-open nearly 2 years after al-Shabaab attack left at least 67 dead.

Kenya announces plans to reopen Nairobi mall after attack

2015-03-31 12:50

Kenya's Westgate mall, the scene of a four-day siege in late 2013 that left dozens dead, will reopen to the public in July for the first time since the attack.

Kenya mall trial hit by assault claims

2014-09-23 19:31

The trial of four men charged in connection with Kenya's Westgate mall massacre has been hit by assault allegations.

Terror at the Kenyan mall - Documentary tells it all

2014-09-18 08:09

A documentary showing all that transpired during an al-Shabaab attack Kenya's Westgate mall in Nairobi has been released. Watch the video

Westgate attackers stole identities

2014-08-05 18:33

Witnesses in the trial of four men accused of helping the gunmen behind Kenya's Westgate mall massacre say their identities had been falsely used to secure telephones used in planning the attack.

Kenya: Bodies of Westgate gunmen with FBI

2014-02-07 21:25

Kenya’s army has revealed that the bodies of the gunmen who attacked Nairobi’s Westgate shopping mall last year are in the hands of the FBI.

Trial of Kenya mall massacre suspects begins

2014-01-15 12:31

The trial of four men charged in connection with Kenya’s Westgate mall massacre has opened, an attack claimed by Somalia’s al-Qaeda Shabaab insurgents.

Kenya mall siege suspects denied bail

2013-12-04 15:12

A Kenyan court has denied a plea for bail by four Somali men charged with terrorist offences for allegedly helping al-Qaeda-linked militants attack a Nairobi shopping mall that killed at least 67 people.


Kenya mourns Westgate siege anniversary

2015-09-21 12:55

Kenyans have held prayers and lit candles in Nairobi to mark the second anniversary commemorations of the Westgate shopping mall attack by militants from Somalia’s al-Qaeda-affiliated Shabaab.

Kenya massacre mall reopens in capital

2015-07-18 11:40

Kenya’s Westgate shopping mall has reopened for business, almost two years after Somali Islamists stormed in and massacred 67 shoppers and staff in four days of carnage.

Kenya massacre mall to reopen in July

2015-05-19 12:12

The Westgate shopping mall is Kenya’s capital, closed after a siege and massacre carried out by Somali’s Islamists in 2013, is to reopen in July, its management says.

Planned terror attack in SA foiled - spy cables

2015-02-26 17:44

Leaked State Security Agency information has revealed that a planned terrorist attack in South Africa in 2010 was foiled by SA authorities.

Harassment haunts Somalis after Westgate

2014-09-19 10:27

Mass arrests, extortion, deportation: One year since the Westgate mall attack, Somalis in Kenya say the attack has left their community battling harassment and denigration.

Somalia's Shebaab rebels appoint new leader

2014-09-06 22:31

Somalia's al-Qaeda-linked Shebaab militants have announced the appointment of a successor to their former leader who was killed in a US air strike.

Kenya church attack: Death toll hits 6

2014-03-24 12:20

Two people shot when attackers sprayed a Kenyan church with gunfire have died of their wounds, taking the total killed in the attack to six, government officials say.

4 Nairobi attack suspects tour damaged mall

2014-01-21 20:50

Four suspects in the Nairobi mall attack have toured the damaged shopping centre alongside the judge and police.

Mysterious 'white widow' eludes police in Africa

2013-12-13 10:24

The saga of Samantha Lewthwaite is one of betrayal and revenge in a murky world where, somehow, a white woman born to a British soldier becomes a Muslim convert and then an international fugitive.

Kenyan soldiers accused of looting

Allegations of looting by soldiers during the terror attack on Kenya's Westgate Mall have surfaced. Watch.

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