Wife And Father of Dusit Suicide Bomber Arrested In Mombasa


Wife And Father of Dusit Suicide Bomber Arrested In Mombasa Suhaila Mwalim Bakari

Counter-terrorism officers have moved swiftly to arrest the wife of Mahir Khalid Riziki in Bakarani, Mombasa County in relation to the terrorist attack at 14 Riverside Drive.
Khalid Riziki, who is the father of Mahir Khalid Riziki, was also arrested in Majengo Estate in Mombasa County.
Mahir Khalid Riziki has been identified by the police as the man who detonated the explosives strapped to his body outside the Secret Gardens Hotel as other gunmen made entry and started shooting at civilians.
By the time the attackers were killed, they had ended the lives of 21 Kenyans and foreigners in a siege that lasted for 20 hours.
Suhaila Mwalim Bakari, the wife who was arrested, is said to have been in constant communication with her bomber husband before the attack commenced.
The suicide bomber was born and raised in Mombasa. He traveled to Somalia in 2018 where it is believed he underwent training before sneaking back into the country early this year.


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