Mass Requiem For Mandera Victims Underway

The requiem mass is being attended by family and friends of the massacred victims.

Various leaders including Nyeri Governor Nderitu Gachagua are also among the Kenyans attending the mass service.

Each family is expected to hold separate burial ceremonies for their loved ones at their homes after the joint requiem mass

The 16 were among the 36 people who were killed when suspected Al Shabaab militants attacked them at a quarry in Mandera County.

By Rehema Juma.