Disaster operations ndockenya april 2 2015. Several days earlier gunmen stormed garissa university college in garissa kenya and killed at.
587 students have been evacuated from garissa university college 79 injured.
Garissa university attack 2015. The deceased was convicted with two others on 3 july 2019 over the april 2015 attack on garissa university college that left 148 people dead. All students have been accounted for. 147 dead in garissa university assault.
The siege ended the same day when all four of the attackers were killed. A relative grieves after identifying a body at a funeral home in nairobi kenya on april 6 2015. His co conspirators hassan edin and mohamed abdi who are kenyans were jailed for a jail term of 41 years each and are still in jail.
On 3 april 2015 four gunmen stormed kenya s garissa university college and began firing indiscriminately. The four islamic gunmen who who held hostages an. The militant group and al qaeda offshoot al shabaab which the gunmen claimed to be from took responsibility for the attack.
An attack by al shabaab militants at kenya s garissa university claimed the lives of 147 people on thursday. Carl de souza afp getty images. The attack was staged in the early hours of 2 april 2015 after heavily armed attackers stormed garissa university college and shot dead two security guards before aiming fire at students.
Inmates at the kamiti maximum security prison pictured on march 22 2016. On 2 april 2015 gunmen stormed the garissa university college in garissa kenya killing 148 people and injuring 79 or more. Kenyan defence forces are seen at the garissa university campus after an attack by somalia s al qaeda linked al shabaab gunmen in garissa on april 2 2015.
The gunmen took over 700 students hostage freeing muslims and killing those who identified as christians. Five men were later arrested in connection with the. The attackers singled out and shot those identified as christians as they roamed from.
At least 147 people mostly students have been killed in an assault by al shabab militants on a university in north eastern kenya.