Six killed in suspected Shabaab attack in northeast Kenya: official


Nairobi (AFP)

Six people were killed in a suspected attack by Shabaab militants on a residential compound in the northeastern Kenyan province of Mandera, police and local authorities said Thursday.

"We have suffered yet another attack in Mandera and sadly we have lost six people," Governor Ali Roba told AFP.

A senior police officer confirmed the attack saying "there is no doubt this is the work of Shabaab."