The office of director of public prosecutions closed its file on the garissa university attack case on april 2 2019. On 2 april 2015 gunmen stormed the garissa university college in garissa kenya killing 148 people and injuring 79 or more.
Four out of the five suspects were found to have a case to answer.
Garissa university attack. At least 147 people have died in an attack by al shabab on garissa university kenya the deadliest assault yet by the islamist group. The attack on april 2 2015 left 148 people dead most of them students and close to 100 injured. Authorities had warned of a possible planned attack on a university in the days before the militants stormed garissa.
Meberesero had been serving a life sentence following his conviction in 2019. Rashid charles mberesero was found dead in his cell at the kamiti maximum. The militant group and al qaeda offshoot al shabaab which the gunmen claimed to be from took responsibility for the attack the gunmen took over 700 students hostage freeing muslims and killing those who identified as christians.
An attack by al shabaab militants at kenya s garissa university claimed the lives of 147 people on thursday. The four islamic gunmen who who held hostages an. Kenya s garissa university restarts teaching after attack 11 january 2016 2 20pm teaching has resumed at the kenyan university where 148 students died in a gun attack last april but only a few.
29 november 2020 the nation nairobi. Army officers on guard duty at the entrance to the garissa university college on april 3 2015 after terrorists attacked the campus file photo. Kenya s stoic survivors defy al shabab the garissa attack as it happened.
One of the three people who were convicted of planning the garissa university attack five years ago has been found dead.