Suspected Al Shabaab militants attacked two passenger buses and their army escorts in Lamu region, reports the Standard.
The attackers used grenades and sprayed the buses with bullets but nobody was hurt in the Tuesday attack. A witness who asked not to be named told AFP:
“They used grenades and heavy guns. We came under intense attack. The bus was sprayed with bullets but it is a miracle nobody was hurt……”
The militants were however repulsed by gallant army and police officers. The attack was near Mpeketoni town where numerous attacks and massacres have been carried by Al Shabaab militants.