British advertising executive is arrested at his home in upmarket Kenyan suburb on suspicion of recruiting for Islamist terror group Al Shabaab

Kenyan police have arrested a British man and two Somali women on suspicion of recruiting for Somalia’s Islamist Shabaab militants.

The man, named as Tom James, 32, works for M&C Saatchi and his previous projects include counter-terrorism projects in Somalia .

A huge team of armed officers swooped on his home in the affluent Nairobi suburb of Gigri on Tuesday.