Political and religious leaders in Mombasa County want assurance of security for locals and visitors ahead of the Christmas season. The leaders, who were attending the Mombasa County Governor’s Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Treasury Square, said that criminal gangs have caused fear and panic among residents. The senator said leaders are set to meet on Monday at the Kenya School of Government to address safety and security issues. Senator Faki urged members of the public to be vigilant and to report anything suspicious to the authorities. Mombasa Assistant County Commissioner Salim Mahmoud assured residence of safety and security during Christmas, saying that there will be ground and air surveillance by the security teams.
Source: Daily Nation December 15, 2018 18:00 UTC