The Special Services Unit was disbanded by the then Acting Inspector General of Police Noor Gabow on orders from President William Ruto a few weeks ago. Nine of its officers were arrested and have been behind bars for a significant amount of time before they were released on a 500,000 shillings bond each a few days ago.
A series of targeted killings of schoolteachers by Al-Shabaab attackers in Kenya has seen an exodus of staff and the closure of hundreds of schools across the north-east of the country. Schools in rural areas near the Somali border have been badly hit over the past few years. Tragedy struck Libehiya Primary School, Mandera County after suspected Al-Shabaab terrorists raided the school on Wednesday 1am.
Kenyan security forces and Somalian security forces have worked together in staging a successful rescue operation for the people kidnapped in Mandera County. The rescue operation by both Kenya and Somalia led to the release of three hostages who had been kidnapped by alleged Al-Shabaab terrorists. The fourth individual who is the driver of the ambulance is still being held by the Al-Shabaab militants
Team William Ruto formally welcomed an Azimio breakaway party to the Kenya Kwanza alliance today in the evening. Governor Ali Roba of Mandera County led a delegation of UDM leaders in signing a coalition agreement with President William Samoe Ruto at his Karen office. As Azimio attempted to prevent UDM from joining Kenya Kwanza, Hon Roba, the party leader of UDM, warned Azimio telling them not to embarrass themselves in public.
Billow Kerow, a Senator who represented the residents of Mandera County has warned Senators revealing how the Governors who were elected in their respective counties could use the Members of the County Assembly to pass bills that favours them. Billow's stern warning to Senators came today during the time he was was addressing the Senators in their induction meetings that is currently underway in Naivasha Nakuru county.
It is sad that one pupil has been injured in a suspected Al-shabab attack that had been allegedly targeted at a special forces camp in Fino town, Lafey Sub county Mandera County at 5.30PM on October 26. Abdiker Mohamed Rahoy, 13-years-old a class seven pupil was shot in the arm by a stray bullet that was thrown at the school which is near the police camp.
According to news making headlines on Monday evening, an ambulance vehicle belonging to the Mandera County government has allegedly been hijacked by dangerous Alshabab militants. Reports indicated that there were four people inside the ambulance; a driver, a patient, his relative and a paramedic before the goons made an ambush leaving them with no druthers but to abide to their commands.
President-elect William Ruto welcomes UDM Kenyan Kwanza party leaders to his Karen residence in Nairobi. Image source: DPPS Outgoing Mandera County Governor Ali Roba has abandoned Raila Odinga's Azimio movement to join President-elect William Ruto's Kenya Kwanza coalition.Along with the elected governor of Mandera, Mohamed Khalif, they were greeted by Dr. Ruto at his residence in Karen on Thursday.
Suspected al-Shabaab terrorists carjacked an ambulance on Tuesday night, November 1, while it was transporting a patient to the Elwak Sub-County Hospital in Mandera. According to reports, there were four people in the car when the gunmen attacked them: a paramedic, the driver, the patient, and a family.
US Government Breaks Silence With a Powerful Message to Kenya Today's information, The U.S. Department of State has released a statement on the current situation in Kenya. The statement reads as follows: "The United States is deeply concerned by the deteriorating security situation in Kenya.
Two families were tragically affected when an abandoned explosive device burst in Elwak, Mandera County, killing the boys. On October 29, Ali Hassan and Hamza Ibrahim, both 12 years old, were tending to their animals in the Irezuki neighborhood when they discovered an abandoned rocket-propelled grenade.
According to recent news, an ambulance owned by the Mandera County Government and transporting a patient to the Elwak Sub County Hospital was seized by suspected Al Shabaab Militants. Militia of Al Shabaab provided the photo. According to information provided by Standard journalist Ali Manzu, there were four people inside the ambulance, including medical professionals who were caring for the ailing patient.According to Ali Manzu's report, "Suspected Al-Shabaab terrorists carjack a Mandera County ambulance that was transporting a patient to the Elwak Sub-County Hospital.
The Al Shabaab Militants today in the evening carjacked one of the Mandera County Ambulance which was heading to Elwak Subcounty hospital. According to the news which was shared on the social media platforms, the ambulance was having a patient, medics and other people. According to the reports, four people were in the ambulance during the time of attack.
Ali Roba is the outgoing governor of Mandera county who has today been welcomed by the president elect William Ruto at his Karen residence in Nairobi. Leaders from various counties have been joining Kenya Kwanza coalition after their leader emerged the best in the polls conducted early this month.
The Ford Kenya party leader Moses Wetangula has been elected as the speaker of the National Assembly by elected members of parliament. The Ford Kenya party leader Moses Wetangula was fronted by Kenya Kwanza Alliance led by the president elect William Ruto as it was part of the agreement they had signed after joining the coalition.
An ambulance belonging to Mandera County hospital together with its occupants, has allegedly been carjacked by suspected Alshabaab militia, taking everyone on board. According to reliable sources, the vehicle was hijacked together with four occupants while transporting a patient to Elwak Referral Hospital. This is the second incident by the rogue militias in a span of two weeks, the first one being the twin car bombing which occurred few days ago, leaving scores dead and others injured.
An Ambulance vehicle belonging to the Mandera County government has been carjacked by suspected Alshabaab militants. The ambulance that's attached to Lafey health centre was hijacked together with four occupants while transporting a patient to the Elwak Referral Hospital. Those who were on board are a paramedic, the Ambulance driver, a patient and one of his relatives, their whereabouts remain unknown.
News reaching our news desk is that the United States department that is located in Kenya has sent a message to all those who are traveling to Kenya. According to the United States department 8 counties that they have mentioned might be on a terror attack and they have advised their citizens not to go to those areas.
Ali Roba the departing governor of Mandera County has switched from Raila Odinga Azimio movement to William Ruto Kenya Kwanza coalition. They were formally welcomed by Dr. Ruto at his Karen residence along with Mohamed Khalif the recently elected governor of Mandera. In response to William Ruto allies accusations that Azimio was paying Azimio La Umoja leaders to join Azimio they made a contract with Kenya Kwanza.
An Ambulance vehicle belonging to the Mandera County government has been carjacked by suspected Alshabab militants. The ambulance that's attached to Lafey health center has been hijacked together with four occupants while transporting a patient to Elwak Referral Hospital. While confirming the missing Ambulance together with its occupants Fatima Noor, head of ambulance services has subjected the entire drama to confirmation from the security services.