Dusit D2 reopens after terror attack
SEE ALSO :Westgate hero feted by bodyguards groupDrawing lessons from the terror attack that resulted in the deaths of 21 people, Dusit has intensified security precautions. The hotel has increased the number of security points visitors have to pass through before entering its rooms, and made the checks more thorough. “I want to assure the world that Kenya is stronger than these evil terror forces. Kenya has bounced back. Our tourism numbers grew by 57 per cent in 2018, our revenue in 2018 grew by 31 per cent and in the last six months I haven’t seen a decline,” said Balala. “I believe there will be a 10 per cent growth at the end of the year.” Mr Boinett, who was at the centre of operations to fight back the terror attack, remembered the security officers who died at the time, saying they remained heroes. DusitD2 General Manager Michael Metaxas said staff who were affected by the attack had been given medical support.
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