Israel News

Kenyan authorities investigate local role in Nairobi attack

Al Shabaab said it carried out Tuesaday’s assault over U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

Reuters , Africa Jan 19, 2019

Terrorists hid bullets, grenades inside Dusit

Read: Dusit attack revenge for US declaration of Jerusalem as Israel's capital - Shabaab Yesterday Haji appointed a team of prosecutors to provide technical assistance to officers investigating the DusitD2 terror attack.

The Star , Kenya Jan 19, 2019

Edo govt tasks 26 intending Christian Pilgrims to be good ambassadors

Ogie assured: “Government will continue to provide the needed logistics because we believe that all the pilgrims will be spiritually touched and morally transformed to contribute their quota to the development of their families, the state and country.” Chairman, Edo Christian Pilgrims Welfare Board, Bishop Oyonnude Kure, urged the pilgrims to be of good behaviour while in the Holy lands of Israel and Rome, noting that the pilgrimage was not for tourism and business purposes.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 18, 2019

GACHUHI: Heart rending tales of sports people caught up in the

Andre Spitzer, coach of the Israeli fencing team, gave voice to the innocence characteristic of sportspeople in a private call he made to his wife Ankie from the Olympic Village.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 18, 2019

We must tackle 12 giant evils plaguing Nigeria — Fola Adeola

This is not a start up sovereign of Israel.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 18, 2019

Nakuru rejig side ahead of battle: Wanyore make sevens changes in readiness for Kenya Cup duel

Key players for the Deejays will include Thomas Okidia, Joseph Amalemba and Stanley Isogol in the forwards with Kenya international scrum-half Mohammed Omollo, Israel Soi and Leon Adongo the key actors in the back-line.

The Star , Kenya Jan 18, 2019

In gloomy times, rights body sees ‘striking’ pushback against abuses

The OIC has traditionally shied away from taking any individual country to task other than Israel, noted Roth.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 18, 2019

Kenya court orders five suspects held over Nairobi attack

The al-Qaeda-linked group said it carried out the attack in response to US President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Al Jazeera , Africa Jan 18, 2019

Kenya police detain nine in connection with deadly hotel attack

Al Shabaab, a Somalia-based al Qaeda affiliate fighting to impose strict Islamic law, said it carried out the assault on the upscale dusitD2 compound over U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

Reuters , Africa Jan 18, 2019

Canadian among 6 terror suspects in court over Riverside attack

Somali-based extremist group al-Shabaab that claimed responsibility for the attack had said in a statement aired on its radio arm, Andalus, it carried out the attack in response to a decision by United States President Donald Trump recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

Capital News , Kenya Jan 18, 2019