President Kenyatta declares total war on Al-Shabaab

President Uhuru Kenyatta issuing title deeds in Kizingitini, Lamu County, on July 17, 2017. He declared a major security operation to wipe out Al-Shabaab and ordered that militants be killed and buried. PHOTO | ATHMAN OMAR | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • He said Ms El Maawy is a daughter of Lamu and her only mistake could have been issuing title deeds to locals.
  • The President assured Kenyans of security ahead of the general election.
  • The Head of State, who is on a  tour of Coast counties, also issued 1,100 title deeds to Kizingitini residents.

President Uhuru Kenyatta has declared a major security operation to wipe out Al-Shabaab.

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