Friday October 26, 2018-The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (DCI) has warned of an impending attack by terror group Al-Shabaab on two major buildings in Nairobi.
According to the communications, the Al-Shabaab terrorists are planning to bomb Times Tower, which hosts the Kenya Revenue Authority, and the Treasury in Nairobi's Central Business District (CBD).
The attack was planned to be carried between Sunday, October 28 and Sunday, November 4, and the coordinated attacks are being masterminded and headed by Ahmed Harith Mahmoud and five other operatives.
Police said Harith is an associate and logistician of Ahmed Iman Ali, alias Engineer, and leader of Al-Shabaab cell in Majengo, Nairobi. Iman is currently based in Somalia.
The intelligence reports said Harith has been conducting reconnaissance of the two buildings in the last few months.
The reports further revealed his five associates include four men and a lady all residing in Nairobi's Kariobangi and Umoja estates.
The Kenyan DAILY POST