Suspected Al-Shabaab IED attack leaves 2 dead in Garissa

The remnants of an ambulance belonging to Sangailu Dispensary that ran over an IED in Garissa County on March 15, 2020, leaving at least two people dead. PHOTO | FARHIYA HUSSEIN | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • North-Eastern Regional Commissioner Nicholas Ndalana suspects attack to be by Al-Shabaab terrorists.
  • The incident comes barely two days after two police officers attached to Alijugur in Garissa died after their vehicle hit an IED.
  • On Friday, a special unit of the Kenya Defence Forces killed six suspected Al-Shabaab militants and captured one in Jirole, Garissa.

Two people died in Garissa County on Sunday after an ambulance hit an improvised explosive device (IED) while a patient was being rushed to hospital.

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