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Terrorism

Deputy DPP Joan Kagezi | Lead prosecutor in al-Shabaab bombing trial shot dead in Uganda

Uganda’s lead prosecutor in the ongoing trial of 13 men accused of participating in 2010 al-Shabaab bombings that killed 76 people was shot dead Monday, police said. Joan Kagezi, acting assistant director of public prosecutio...


Daily Monitor | A group of 11 suspects to Be Tried For Terrorism Acts and Aiding Dr. Kiyingi

KAMPALA. Eleven people have been committed to the High Court-International Crimes Division for trial after they were charged with aiding and abetting Australia-based Ugandan cardiologist, Dr Aggrey Kiyingi. The group is also ac...



NewAfrican | How East Africa lost its innocence

A decade ago the public could walk in and walk out of any shopping mall, restaurant, and building in the main cities of Kenya and Uganda without any hindrance. Not so any more. Wanjohi Kabukuru reports from Nairobi. There are s...



France 24 | Deadly attacks target buses in Kenyan capital Nairobi

At least three people were killed and dozens more were wounded, some of them critically, after two explosions targeted buses travelling a highway in the Kenyan capital Nairobi on Sunday, local police said. “So far three p...


Daily Nation | US intelligence chief warns of new attacks on Kenya

By KEVIN J. KELLEY — Somalia’s al-Shabaab militants may be planning new attacks on Kenya, the director of US national intelligence warned on Wednesday. Security has increased and counter-terrorism efforts have been...



ABC News | ‘Westgate-Style Attack’ Looms for Uganda? U.S Embassy In Kampala Issues Warning

The U.S. Embassy in Kampala issued a warning this week that the Ugandan capital could face a terrorist attack similar to last month’s massacre at Nairobi’s Westgate mall. The warning, posted on the embassy’s w...



CNN | Deadly Bombs Strike Boston Marathon

(CNN) — Two bombs struck near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday, killing two people and injuring at least 28. The explosions sent smoke billowing into the air at Copley Square, turning a site of celebratio...




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