Video don t give up the. Garissa university college began in the 1990s as garissa teacher training college before evolving by government decree into its current form as a degree granting institution in 2011.
Cnn s diana magnay shares details from a commando who was involved in the response to the massacre at garissa university in kenya.
Garissa university attack video. 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. A message of hope. Islamist militant group al shabab killed 148 people in an attack on the kenyan university in 2015.
Army officers on guard duty at the entrance to the garissa university college on april 3 2015 after terrorists attacked the campus file photo. On 2 april 2015 gunmen stormed the garissa university college in garissa kenya killing 148 people and injuring 79 or more. Garissa university college attack in kenya.
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. Following the attack at least 147 people mostly students have lost their lives after al shabab militants attack garissa university in north eastern kenya.
The office of director of public prosecutions closed its file on the garissa university attack case on april 2 2019. 29 november 2020 the nation nairobi. Authorities had warned of a possible planned attack on a university in the days before the militants stormed garissa.
A court in kenya has sentenced a militant islamist to life in prison for his role in the 2015 garissa university college attack which left 148 people dead. Kenya s stoic survivors defy al shabab the garissa attack as it happened. Four out of the five suspects were found to have a case to answer.