Kenyan town terrified after al-Shabab attack

At least 48 people have been killed in a coastal town in Kenya, after gunmen opened fire on hotels and government buildings.

    At least 48 people have been killed in a coastal town in Kenya, after gunmen opened fire on hotels and government buildings.

    The Somali group, al-Shabab, has claimed responsibility.

    Although the government has been trying to show resolve and reassure people, many of the people from the town of Mpekatoni are terrified.

    Al Jazeera's Rawya Rageh reports from Mpeketoni in Southeastern Kenya.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    Interactive: Coding like a girl

    What obstacles do young women in technology have to overcome to achieve their dreams? Play this retro game to find out.

    Heron Gate mass eviction: 'We never expected this in Canada'

    Hundreds face mass eviction in Canada's capital

    About 150 homes in one of Ottawa's most diverse and affordable communities are expected to be torn down in coming months

    I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag

    I remember the day … I designed the Nigerian flag

    In 1959, a year before Nigeria's independence, a 23-year-old student helped colour the country's identity.