Who is Purity Mwambia? For those who watch Citizen TV must have heard the name Purity Mwambia. Purity Mwambia is a Citizen TV Investigative Reporter well known for her exposes. Her investigative pieces have always made her find herself on the wrong side with the authorities. She has done a good number of exposes with the most recent one being “Guns Galore”.
Last year, a citizen journalist by the name Purity Mwambia aired a documentary named as ‘GUNS FOR HIRE’ which showed how police officers were hiring their guns to gang members to conduct criminal activities in the country. DCI Kinoti staged a high voltage defence of the police saying that those guns don’t belong to the men in uniform.
Citizen TV recently aired a dossier where rogue police were exposed for having a hand in criminal activities by hiring their working gadgets that included handcuffs,guns,bullets and even uniforms to robbers.Director of Criminal investigation George Kinoti was the first high profile government official to speak about the matter and contrary to the expectations of many Kenyans,the DCI Boss took the side of the men in uniform.
It's been a few weeks since Citizen TV aired an alleged expose on Kenya police and the transactions they carry out with criminals.Purity Mwambia who was the lead investigator was put under criticism by the DCI George Kinoti for airing unfounded peace of investigative work on police.
Silaha Mtaani Continues to Manifest as 2 Suspects are Arraigned in Court for Possessing Cops Attires
After the Guns Galore investigation by Purity Mwambia on how police officers hired their working tools to criminals, more criminals are getting arrested using the same uniforms hence giving a clear light to the allegations by the series.A17-year old minor who was accused of posing as police officer while has been released by a Meru court on a cash bail of sh 50,000.
Photo Courtesy.Images were taken from previous incidents.The Kenya police service has been on the receiving end of scathing attacks from members of the public following recent developments regarding police involvement in criminal activities.A few weeks ago, a daring revelation was made by journalist Purity Mwambia on the Involvement of the police in hiring out their guns to criminal gangs who use them to commit crimes.
After an expose by Citizen TV on guns galore, the Director of Criminal Investigation has once again pounced on the station after rubbishing the claims that weapons were being traded for few thousand Shillings were from the military.This follows an investigation piece that was done by investigative journalist Purity Mwambia.
Confusion has rocked Kenyans on Social media after a Kenyan youth was captured with a Kenya Police official jacket. According to the picture that has so far gone viral, the unidentified man is see wearing the jacket with a police logo as well as it's luminous yellow colour and he is not bothered.
A female cop attached to the office of the Directorate of Criminal Investigations has been arrested for allegedly renting out her Ceska pistol to criminals. The cop identified as Bridget Wanjiku Kamau is attached to Kilimani Police Station. According to K24 Digital, a pistol that belongs to the cop was recovered from criminals who had been detained at Kilimani Police Station.
Purity Mwambia, Citizen Journalist [ Image | Courtesy ] Many Kenyans have been angered by what the Kenyan Police has done to the Royal Media Services Company.This is after Purity Mwambia a citizen journalist did an expose on how the police system in Kenya is corrupt by selling and renting out their weapons and guns for thugs to use when robbing unaware Kenyans.
Recently,the report by Citizen's investigative journalist Purity Mwambia had trend after she.revealed that security officers were aiding criminals by hiring them crude weapons and millitary uniforms.The report had worried Kenyans but many were glad that atleast the DCI was going to respond by dealing with those involved in the offences.
On Sunday this week,an investigative journalist of Citizen television, purity Mwambia gave out a report live on television about the police officers renting their guns,uniforms and anything in their power to thugs to Harm innocent citizens.Her report has brought many reactions online whereby some are supporting her while others are condemning her report.
Being a journalist may call for someone to have great passion and endurance for his or her job.Journalists have undergone oppressions from some people after airing some news that are not sweet to them.Besides that,the investigative journalists have in most cases forced to risk their lives especially in unearthing some vices committed by some people in or out of the government.
Directorate of Criminal Investigation (DCI) boss George Kinoti blasted over 'Guns Galore' expose.The report which was prepared by investigative journalist Purity Mwambia took one year to compile it.In the report police are exposed for hiring their guns and full uniforms to thugs so that they are used to commit crimes.
On Wednesday morning, it was reported that the administration police who were governing Royal Media Premises had been withdrawn.It seems things are getting messy between Royal Media Services and the government.Well, it was obvious that things would not go well between the two parties especially after DCI boss George Kinoti spoke on Tuesday.
Things Get Thick For Royal Media Services A Day After DCI's Press Conference on #SilahaMtaani Exposé
It appears things have started getting thick and murkier for the giant media house,Royal Media Services (RMS) following a recent gun exposé by one of the media house TV stations.Barely a day after the Director of Criminal Investigations George Kinoti revealed that he would summon some of the Citizen TV's senior officials alongside the investigative journalist Purity Mwambia,the giant media house has been dealt a major blow after claims emerge that their security around their facilities was allegedly withdrawn early this morning.
Administration Police Officers Guarding Royal Media Service Company Withdrawn After Gun Expose' Story
Following the recent investigative story by Citizen Tv about the gun expose' the move has ignited rivalry In the latest developments the administration police officers guarding Royal Media Service company has been withdrawn.The is after a gun expose' story which seems to have irked the National police service after the story was aired.
Justin Muturi, the Speaker of the National Assembly, has expressed concern about Citizen TV investigative reporter Purity Mwambia and other investigative journalists.Muturi acknowledged that the study was incisive, but lamented that media houses were doing nothing to reward journalists for their sacrifices during the Media Council of Kenya's (MCK) World Press Freedom Day Celebration.
Right after the expose that went viral recently, Journalist Purity Mwambia exposing police officers who have been leasing weapons to criminals,Speaker Justin Muturi gave a hand of applause to the female Journalist for her courageous action and expressed concern for her safety.The expose was tittled ‘Silaha Mitaani’ which revealed how police officers made deals with criminals by leasing weapons to them.
Kenyans reacted to the recent occasion that took place at the Traffic police training center where more than five thousand illicit firearms were destroyed. According to the source, the event was presided by President Uhuru Kenyatta who arrived at the training center. More than 5114 firearms were recovered in the year 2020.