Al-Shabaab Terrorists Attack in Likoni Channel and Township Preempted

Al-Qaeda branch in Somalia, Harakat Al-Shabaab Mujahideen movement, (HSM) attempt to attack and kill thousands of civillians crossing the Likoni-Mombasa channel and a subsequent gun attack against residents of the area have been thwarted by the Kenya Counter-Terrorism Police (ATPU).

Security remains high in the area with surveillance teams watching the entire area closely.

The Ferry services are under maximum security with the vessels being monitored 

Intelligence reports show  Harakat Al-Shabaab Mujahideen movement, (HSM) plans to detonate an SVBIED inside the ferry while another group of attackers would massacre villagers and burn houses.

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