Eastleigh Nairobi

By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Mar 31st, 2014
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Three near-simultaneous blasts in downtown Nairobi have killed at least six people, according to Kenyan officials. The blasts occurred in an area known for its large Somali population. Police said three blasts targeted two small restaurants and a local clinic in a densely populated area of the Eastle...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Dec 19th, 2012
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Two people have been injured in two blasts in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, according to local media. The blasts, in quick succession, happened outside Al Amin mosque in the Somali-dominated Eastleigh district of the capital Nairobi during the evening rush hour on Wednesday, police said. The area has ...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Nov 18th, 2012
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Five people were killed and more than 10 wounded in a minibus explosion in the Kenyan capital Nairobi on Sunday, police said. Nairobi police chief Moses Nyakwama said the blast occurred in the district of Eastleigh, where mainly Somalis or Kenyans of Somali origin live, adding that the cause was not ...