Violence in Mombasa


Following the killing of a Muslim cleric in the port city of Mombasa there has been three days of violence and rioting in and around the city. There have been at least three deaths and currently there is a heavy police presence.

The city of around one million people in the south east of the country is a centre for international trade and tourism. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office is advising caution.

Tagged with:

More detailed briefing on the politics and risk of doing business in this country is available to clients and subscribers. If you would like to know more then please contact