Inside Shabaab’s fight to control Covid narrative

They told Kenya-Somalia border residents the virus was made in a lab to kill Muslims

In Summary

• Terror group preached lies to border residents, painted health workers as enemies

• They vied with Health ministry messages on radio educating locals about the virus

The Health ministry sounds like a broken record to Kenyans after nearly two years of Covid updates, except on the Kenya-Somalia border, where al Shabaab has tried its best to counter that with ...

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