Miners get 10-year jail sentence for attempting to join Al-Shabaab

A warrant of arrest issued against the sixth suspect Mr Leosina Wanyonyi was extended to allow the police arrest him.

Wednesday February 24 2016

From Left: David Mburu, John Odhiambo, Pius Wambua, Nicholus Mukhoma and Peter Wainaina at Mandera Law Courts. They were sentenced to serve 10 years in jail for illegal travel to Somalia. PHOTO | MANASE OTSIALO | NATION MEDIA GROUP

From left, David Mburu, John Odhiambo, Pius Wambua, Nicholus Mukhoma and Peter Wainaina at the Mandera Law Courts. They were sentenced to 10 years in prison for illegal travel to Somalia. PHOTO | MANASE OTSIALO | NATION MEDIA GROUP 

By MANASE OTSIALO
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