Kenyan woman freed by Somali pirates


A Kenyan woman captured by Somali pirates was on Saturday rescued by Galmudug special forces after more than three years in captivity.

Reports indicate Louis Njoki is currently with Galmudug authorities waiting to be repatriated to the country. “It was a well-coordinated operation where they managed to rescue her. Shots were fired during the raid but it’s not clear if there were any casualties,” said Andrew Mwagura, the East Africa Seafarers Association coordinator. He said Njoki is undergoing treatment.

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