Kenyan president says nephew killed in attack

AFP , Sunday 22 Sep 2013

Nephew of President Uhuru Kenyatta among 59 dead in attack by Somali militants on shopping centre in Nairobi

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said Sunday a nephew and his fiancee were among the 59 people confirmed killed in an ongoing siege in an upmarket shopping mall by Somali militants.

"They shall not get away with their despicable and beastly acts," Kenyatta said in an emotional speech to the nation. "We will punish the masterminds swiftly and indeed very painfully."

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