Kenya Police on Thursday placed $8000 bounty on eight Al-Shabaab terrorists.
The eight, who are all believed to be of Somali-origin are suspected to be planning to execute terror attacks inside Kenya.
In a statement, Kenya’s Director of Communication, Charles Wahongo said the individuals were training in Al-Shabaab camps inside Somalia.
The eight are; Issack Alio Mohamed, Rahim Mohamed Sheikh, Bishar Hared Hussein and Bashir Adan Osman Kulo, Abdirashid Ibrahim Osman Noor, Siyat Ibrahim Abdullahi, Abdi Ahmed Ibrahim and Mohamed Muhumed Ahmed.
” Terrorists are wanted for attacks carried out in Kenya and currently have plans to attack Kenya.They are believed to have entered Kenya from neighboring Somalia,” said Wahonga.
He noted that the police have thwarted several terror attempts by these individuals in the past.