At least 28 killed in Shabaab attack on Nairobi-bound bus in Mandera

Relatives of those believed to have travelled in the bus that was attacked by Al-Shabaab militia outside the Makkah bus offices in Mandera. PHOTO | MANASE OTSIALO | NATION MEDIA GROUP

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  • The county commander said reports indicated that all those who had so far been executed were Christians who failed to recite verses of the Quran.
  • Abdullahi Abdirahman, Arabiya Ward Representative also confirmed the 5:30am attack, noting that the place has been prone of attacks.

Twenty-eight people were killed on Saturday morning after Al-Shabaab militants attacked a Nairobi-bound bus in Mandera near the Kenya-Somali border.

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