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Kenya prosecutors given month to probe governor over massacres

Lamu Governor Issa Timamy apperars in court following his arrest to face charges on June 26, 2014 over the recent Mpeketoni killings that claimed more than 65 livesA Kenyan court on Thursday gave prosecutors an additional month to conclude their investigation into a regional governor accused of links to a spate of massacres. Governor Issa Timamy of the coastal Lamu county was arrested in connection with last month’s killings in the town of Mpeketoni and nearby villages, which were claimed by Somalia’s Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab militia but blamed by the government on local political networks. One month is reasonable and fair for the prosecution to complete its investigation,” Justice Martin Muya told a hearing in the port city of Mombasa.

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