According to RTP magazine, the Presidential Escort Unit provides security to the president and his family, the vice president, retired presidents, visiting heads of state and government, and other VIPs as instructed by the Inspector General. The group includes firearm handlers, riders, snipers, combat leads, explosives experts, and intelligence operatives who are all highly trained and equipped.
In this article we'll check the features in the Kenyan’s presidential escort. The officers are majorly drawn from elite squads like G- company and formidable commandos. However, The officers work together as single unit, Presidential Escort Unit (PEU). The office are majorly attached to Statehouse and state lodges, drivers and others accompanies the president when in public rallies.
Love and relationships have an unpredictable ending, and couples killing each other has been on the rise in recent years. In this post, we'll look at some of the women who have died as a result of their connections with powerful persons. 1.Ann Wanjohi Ann was in a romantic relationship with Presidential Escort Unit guard constable Simon Njoroge Njau, who shot her five times in a cyber cafe in Nairobi after she declined his marriage proposal.
President Uhuru Kenyatta with the then Inspector General of Police David Kimaiyo and Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces General Julius Karangi (Photo Courtesy) Having made a false start in his ambitious plans to join the murky world of politics after decades in the security sector, former Inspector General of Police David Kimaiyo could be out to correct the mistakes of 2017 during the next general election.
A man by the name of Baranaba Mutai has opined how he changed his name and made it big in Tanzania. Presidential Escort Unit. Picture courtesy. While speaking to a local daily, the man is said to have been working as a truck driver from Kenya to the East African countries.
On Tuesday, November 16, a police constable affiliated with the Presidential Escort Unit was arrested for allegedly kidnapping a 36-year-old lady in Kirinyaga County. The officer, who is stationed in the Ruiru General Service Unit (GSU) camp, was apprehended with two other people when a woman raised an alert that drew Kutus villagers' attention.
According to MTG magazine, Presidential Escort Unit is tasked with ensuring security of the Commander in Chief as well as deputy president.President Kenyatta's Aide-de-camp (ADC) is military man whose omnipresence gives the presidency dignity and honour.
The special force is known as Presidential Escort Unit (PEU) and was established to offer protection to the President and his family, retired Presidents, Deputy President and any other visiting Heads of State. It is primarily a composition of the elite Recce Squad and the General Service Unit (GSU).
A president is one who has power and who is the head of state. He deserves all the respect from other members because he was given the job by the people through election and thats why he has power over the entire state. The president requires a tight security always inorder to protect him from dangerous terrorists who may try to harm him at any time.
Tears as Senior Police Officer From the Presidential Escort Who Succumbed To Covid-19 Is Laid To Rest
A sad cloud has grazed a senior officers home after his body was ferried in for his final send-off. According to sources the body of the fomer champion and a member of the presidential escort arrived at his home this morning for his last respects. The burial of this senior police officer has been attended by some prominent politician among them senior police officers who closely worked with him before his demise. Legei's Death Edward Legei, a four-time winner of the Kenya Open Bisley Championships was pronounced
In Kenya, the top leaders and other executive officials typically will stipulate protection according to their rank or status. The extent of protection will vary relative to the value of the person to the organization and the person’s exposure to personal danger. Below is a list of top executive officials who are afforded the most security details when they execute their duties. 1) President Uhuru Kenyatta. The President of the Republic of Kenya honourable Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta is highest in the rank of state
On Thursday, August 26, 2021, the country was treated to a rather dramatic scenario after the government withdrew the elite police unit assigned to Deputy President William Ruto and replaced it with the Administration Police. But who exactly is entitled to what amount and level of protection?
DP Ruto's GSU Security Withdrawn, Replaced With AP Police, Office Seeks Explanation From IG Of Police
The Deputy President's office has written to the Inspector General of Police, requesting an official explanation for his security being withdrawn. Personnel from the General Service Unit (GSU) have been replaced as guards at DP William Ruto's official residence by Administration Police officers. The AP police came in two vehicles to the DP's Karen home and met with their GSU counterparts before proceeding to Ruto's Hardy home for a similar practice.
The Office of the Deputy President has written to the Inspector-General of Police, seeking an official explanation on the withdrawal of GSU officers stationed at his homes. The security officer in charge of the General Service Unit attached to DP's official residence in Karen informed him that he had received instructions to withdraw all GSU officers.
The National Police Service has justified the withdrawal of the General Service Unit officers from Ruto's residence. The new police Spokesperson Bruno Shiosho has termed it as a normal re-assignment of duties within the National Police Service. He said that the GSU officers deployed at Ruto's residence had been replaced by Security of Government Building Unit(SGB).
President Uhuru Kenyatta is arguably the most protected head of state in Africa.Back in 2016 the president was allocated ksh 150 million to to purchase new high-speed BMW motorbikes that form part of his escort unit.
President Uhuru Kenyatta enjoys the highest level of security as he executes his duties as the Head of State. The Presidential Escort Unit is tasked with his security as well as that of the First Family. Colonel Rachel Nduta takes up the role as the assitant bodyguard who will be standing behind Uhuru in major ceremonies both within and outside the country. The routine diary of Rachel revolves around escorting Uhuru out of State House into the waiting car, opening the door then standing at attention while saluting
Recent Reports reveals that five drivers who are attached to the Deputy President William Ruto have been withdrawn. DP Ruto's Spokesman, Emmanuel Talam said that the drivers who are also trained police officers had been withdrawn. He said that they are police officers who are attached to the transport team.
The Kenya shooting sports fraternity is mourning the death of sharpshooter Edward Legei who passed on at Nairobi Hospital. Legei, was a four-time Kenya Open Bisley Championships winner. He fell ill on Friday last week and was on Monday pronounced dead. Edward Legei was a former Presidential Escort Unit Officer, who also participated at the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester where and finished 25th in the Fullbore Rifle Queens Prize scooping 390.36 points. While still at the Presidential Escort Unit, Legei
Jubilee Party has been thrown into a somber mood after the death of Presidential Escort Unit officer Edward Legei. Jubilee took to their social media to share the sad news as they revealed that the officer died following a short illness. Jubilee in their message said that Legei was dedicated to his duty and was well known in the sports fraternity. “We are deeply saddened by the demise of Edward Legei, following a short illness. He was attached to the Presidential Escort Unit & earned his reputation in the