Terrorists attack great security concern to the region – Defence Minister

Defence Minister, Mwamba

Defence Minister, Mwamba

DEFENCE Minister Geoffrey Mwamba says the recent Nairobi shopping mall attack by terrorists is of great concern to security in the region.Speaking shortly after the closing of the 10th session of the Zambia-Malawi Joint Permanent Commission, Mr Mwamba said Zambia and the region are not immune to such attacks.About 68 people died in the shootings at the upmarket Westgate shopping mall in the Kenyan capital recently.Mr Mwamba called on security institutions to remain alert and not take threats from terrorists for granted.The Minister, who was speaking in Mangochi, said there is need to continuously strategise on how to guard against terrorist attacks.  ZNBC