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"Be Vigilant While in Kenya" US Embassy Issues Security Concerns After French and Germany Issued

The United States Embassy in Kenya has issued a notice and security alert on its citizens following increased crime, violence and terror activities in Kenya. This comes after French and Germany embassies issued the same security concerns to its citizens.

From the statement released by the embassy on Friday it said, "Public events, such as demonstrations and celebratory gatherings, are also at a higher risk for violence." The embassy further urged its people to be on the look out while in public spaces and take caution by reviewing their personal security plans, being aware of their surroundings at all times, and monitoring media for updates.

However, Police spokesman assured Kenyans and its foreigners that their safety concerns has been heightened in Nairobi and other metropolitan areas in the country. This security alert has also been linked to the violent extremism activities witnessed in the coastal region especially in Lamu areas around the Boni forest.

From the desk we urged you to be vigilant and be on the lookout for any suspicious activities and report to the nearest authorities.

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