The attack on april 2 2015 left 148 people dead most of them students and close to 100 injured. Capital fm understands that a female nurse survived the attack likely due to her gender before the attackers proceeded to destroy a communication mast.
The latest incident occurred at 2am when attackers shot the three teachers and walked away with the fourth from kamuthe region in garissa according to police.
Garissa attack. Four out of the five suspects were found to have a case to answer. Kenya s stoic survivors defy al shabab the garissa attack as it happened. One of the officers attached to the base was shot in the arm and on his back before being rushed to hospital where he.
On 2 april 2015 gunmen stormed the garissa university college in garissa kenya killing 148 people and injuring 79 or more. The patrol base is located in fafi garissa county with the heavily armed militants of unknown number storming in at dawn and opened fire. Meberesero had been serving a life sentence following his conviction in 2019.
Garissa police boss emmanuel opuru said the injured cop is stable and is at a local hospital. The office of director of public prosecutions closed its file on the garissa university attack case on april 2 2019. Suspected al shabaab militants attacked an armoury at the amuma patrol base on wednesday december 2 leaving one police officer injured.
An assessment done at the scene shows the attackers were armed with rocket propelled grenades and they. 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. At least 147 people have died in an attack by al shabab on garissa university kenya the deadliest assault yet by the islamist group.
Authorities had warned of a possible planned attack on a university in the days before the militants stormed garissa.