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BY CORRESPONDENT,LAMU,5TH JULY 2017-The suspected Alshabaab Militia early Wednesday carried out an attack at a police post in pandanguo area of Lamu county 40 km away from the kenya Somalia border.The attach is reported to have been carried out at around 5:30am
The suspected militia also destroyed communication equipment in the area cutting down communication in the region.UPESINEWS.CO.KE has established that police were still engaging the militia in gun battle as at 11am.The operation to neutralize the attackers is still on. Police have not yet given official update as to whether there are casualty.
The incident occurs just days after Coast regional coordinator Nelson Marwa called for bombing of Bonni forest to flush out the Alshabaab Militia who are known to carry out terrorism attacks in Lamu and its surroundings leaving trail of destruction to property and loss of lives.