Mall shooting Kenya: Nigeria Condoles with Kenya over deadly mall Shooting

Nigeria on Sunday condoled with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and all Kenyans over Saturday’s terrorist attack on a mall in the capital city of Kenya that killed 59 people and injured 175.

A Nigerian presidency statement made available to PANA here said President Jonathan and Nigeria join the rest of the world in condemning the ‘atrocious, callous and abominable attack’ on defenceless Kenyans and foreign nationals at the Westgate Shopping Mall in the Kenyan capital.

‘The President assures President Kenyatta and the people of Kenya of Nigeria’s sympathy and full solidarity as they grapple with the consequences of the attack and strive to end the terrorist siege.

‘President Jonathan further assures them that in keeping with the spirit of recent agreements for enhanced bilateral cooperation between Nigeria and Kenya, the Federal Government will give all possible support and assistance to Kenya in its efforts to contain the scourge of terrorism and avoid a recurrence of yesterday’s heinous attack on Nairobi,’ the statement said.

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