A team of bomb squad officers have detonated one bomb that was found at Naibor Keju in Samburu. There were seven bombs found at the area on the grazing fields. The bomb squad officers destroyed the other six dummy bombs after detonating one on 4th October, 2021.
According to reports, the bombs were discovered by a herder who was grazing his cattle. He saw the metallic objects and suspected them to be explosives.
The Samburu Central Deputy Police Commander, Abdikadir declared that according to the herder, he had come across the seven metallic objects.He also added that one was a live bomb which was detonated immediately while six others were dummy bombs which were collected from the bush near Kisima and destroyed.
The bombs are usually used during military exercise and can induce much injuries to the residents. The residents have been urged by Mr. Abdikadir to report immediately they come across the bombs for their safety.
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