Westgate report to be out soon, says Lenku
21 October 2013, 23:49
Nairobi - A forensic investigation into the the gruesome Westgate mall attack , which took place last month in an upmarket part of the capital city, will be released soon. This is according to the Joseph Ole Lenku, an interior cabinet secretary, the Star reports.
Al-shabaab , a Somali terror group, claimed responsibility for the attack on the symbol of Africa's new-found consumer culture. 67 people were killed in the attack. Kenya's Defence Forces (KDF) who initially were called heroes in the aftermath of tragedy, have been under scrutinty after it emerged some personnel may have looted stores in the mall, according to CCTV footage.
Lenku, who was in Mombasa where he had met security chiefs of the various counties explained that the team was a mix of local and foreign experts involved in the investigation.
He also mentioned that the public needed to wait for the report to be published and not worry about the status of it.
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