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Gunmen abduct Kenyan just acquitted in shopping mall attack trial, relative says

Gunmen abduct Kenyan just acquitted in shopping mall attack trial, relative says

GUNMEN have abducted a man moments after he was released from state custody in the Kenyan capital a day after he was acquitted in one of the country's most high-profile terrorism cases, his sister has revealed. A Kenyan court had acquitted Liban Abdullah Omar on Wednesday of charges of helping al Qaeda-linked Somali militants storm Nairobi's Westgate shopping mall in a 2013 attack in which at least 67 people were killed. Two other defendants were found guilty of assisting the jihadist attackers. The abduction occurred on Thursday as Omar was in a taxi accompanied by some relatives heading home after…
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