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KENYAN MILITARY BOMB TWO AL-SHABAB CAMPS IN SOMALIA

In response to an attack by al shabab on a Kenyan University last week that left over 147 dead, Kenya has launched air strikes against al-Shabaab camps in Somalia, reports the Guardian.

According to reports, a Kenyan spokesman said on Monday that Kenyan air force has bombed two al-Shabaab camps in Somalia in the first major military response to last week’s attack by the militant group on Kenya’s Garissa University.

CHURCHES ON GUARD ON EASTER SUNDAY IN KENYA AS AL SHABAB ISSUES MORE ATTACK THREATS

Following a deadly attack by al Shabab gunmen on a Kenyan university which left 147 dead on Thursday, churches in Kenya deployed armed guards to protect their Easter Sunday congregations.

Somalia’s al shabab militants have issued out more threats to continue targeting Kenya. On Saturday, al shabab threatened to stage more attacks and turn Kenyan cities "red with blood, " according to NBC News.

Meanwhile, Kenyan Police is reportedly, providing extra security at shopping malls and public buildings in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, and in the eastern coastal region.

SON OF KENYA OFFICIAL AMONG GUNMEN WHO KILLED 148 IN KENYAN UNIVERSITY

In a bizarre twist of events, the son of a Kenyan government official has been named as one of the gunmen who attacked a Kenyan college and killed 148 people, authorities said Sunday.

According to NBC NEWS, Kenya’s Interior Ministry spokesman Mwenda Njoka told The Associated Press that one of the Islamic extremists who attacked Garissa University College, was the son of a government chief in Mandera County in Kenya.

The Kenyan government chief had reported his son, Abdirahim Mohammed Abdullahi, missing last year and said he feared that he had gone to Somalia.

AL-SHABAB TARGETS SCHOOLS IN UGANDA-SAYS POLICE CHIEF

In the wake of a massacre of 147 students at Garissa University College in Kenya by Somali militants, Uganda police has reportedly received "credible" intelligence information that the Somali based Al-Shabaab militant group is planning imminent attacks on schools, colleges and universities on Jinja-Kampala highway, reports the New vision.