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Home affairs says Samantha Lewthwaite's passport was "cancelled" in 2011 as fear grows in Jo'burg's "Little Mogadishu".
Britain's top diplomat in Kenya has said the arrest of a Briton following the Westgate mall shooting is not significant for investigations.
President Uhuru Kenyatta has responded to the Nairobi shopping mall attack, saying militants have "defeated our attackers".
Nicholas Kay, UN special representative for Somalia, says troops in the East African country require more resources to combat al-Shabab.
Despite Kenyan officials claiming to be in the final push at Nairobi's Westgate mall, al-Shabab have said they are "still holding their ground".
The home affairs department says it is probing a report that one of the suspects behind the Westgate mall seige travelled using a forged SA passport.
The board of inquiry also found that it was Khosa and his brother-in-law Thabiso Muvhango who caused the altercation with the defence force members
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