The Army is a powerful fighting force defending and serving our nation by land, sea and air. Elite groups within the Army, such as the Army Rangers and Special Forces, receive specialized training for advanced combat situations. How does the military Criminal Justice System do its work?
There are a handful of elite squads within the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF), but little is known about the rangers striking team (RFS). Only six soldiers were in the unit when it was founded in 2009. Captain Xavier Omondi led a group of six soldiers to the national guard warrior training school in Atlanta, Georgia.
A drought is an event of prolonged shortages in the water supply, whether atmospheric (below-average precipitation) surface water or ground water. A drought can last for months or years, or may be declared after as few as 15 days. It can have a substantial impact on the ecosystem and agriculture of the affected region and harm to the local economy.
The Kenya Defense Forces is one of the most elite units in not just Africa but the world as well given its long standing record with terrorism as well as peace keeping missions. Picture courtesy. Sheikh Ahmed. The Special Forces of the Kenya Defense Forces was formed in 2016 with an estimated budget from the United States Government of about 300 million Kenya Shillings.
Terror attacks from Somalia-based jihadists have not been witnessed in the past few months thanks to the security barrier along the border. Kenya initiated a multi-billion shillings project in 2015 after al-Shabab attacked Garissa University. The wall was built to tackle trafficking and immigration and to keep militants in Somalia from crossing over into the Kenyan territory.
Police have launched serious investigations following the escape of Masten Wanjala who escaped Jogoo Road Prison. Fresh details have revealed that he found it easy to escape after realizing that the guarding officers had been reshuffled. It is said that he escaped at night from the station which was under guard by 10 police officers.
The Kenya Defense forces boast a number of highly trained Special Forces that top in the African continent. Here is a look of some of the units. 1. Unit of Specialized Boats (SBU) It is a Kenyan Navy elite unit. Soldiers in this unit had the opportunity to train alongside US Naval Seals in Virginia and locally in Lamu, according to the Africa Journal of Criminology.
On Monday, two suspected terrorists were arrested at the Likoni-Ferry crossing channel on the mainland side. An operation carried out by the Special Forces detectives and Anti-Terror Police joint, accompanied by a full group of journalists led to the arrest of the two. The two traveling in a Probox car registration number KCE 695U, were nabbed with two AK-47 rifles, mobile phones, ammunition and other items.
The Tigray War is an ongoing civil war that began around midnight on 3 November 2020 in the Tigray region of Ethiopia. The Special Forces of the Tigray Regional government are fighting the Ethiopian National Defense Force (ENDF), the latter being aided by the Ethiopian Federal Police, regional police and gendarmerie of the neighbouring Amhara and Afar Regions with the involvement of the Eritrean Defense Forces (EDF).
Although the Kenya Defence Forces ( KDF) boasts a variety of elite squads, little is known about the rangers striking team (RFS). Only six soldiers were in the unit when it was founded in 2009.Captain Xavier Omondi led a group of six soldiers to the national guard warrior training school in Atlanta, Georgia.
The Kenya Defense forces boast a number of highly trained Special Forces that top in the African continent. Here is a look of some of the units. 1. Special Boat Unit (SBU) It is an elite Kenyan Navy unit. According to the Africa Journalo n Criminology, soldiers in this outfit have the opportunity to train alongside
The Special Forces is one arm of the Kenya Defense Forces that is shrouded in mystery and secrecy. The Special Forces are in charge of undertaking complex and dangerous missions where ordinary soldiers would not dare venture. Picture courtesy Byron Odera is an ex Special Forces Officer in the Kenyan Army but is now retired from the elite squad.
The Mombasa anti-terrorist unit is in pursuit of one terror suspect believed to be behind a series of botched terrorist attacks. Photo (Courtesy) Salim Rashid Mohammed who ran into hiding is being sought by officers for involvement in the Mombasa terrorist attack that was thwarted by police officers.
The Special Forces Kenya has had its fair share of issues from the Al Shabaab militia group.Incidences such as the West gate attack, Garissa University Attack, and the 14Riverside alias Dusit D2 attack are some of the incidents Kenyans will hardly forget.The Dusit D2 attack is the lettest terrorist attack on Kenyan soil, and the success of the anti-terrorism operations was due to the exceptional coordination of the Recce squad.
Detectives in Kisumu have launched investigations into the cause of a mysterious fire that gutted Kisumu County offices that house critical lands and housing documents. Special Forces soldiers say new government will be formed soon Soldiers ousted long-serving President Alpha Conde on Sunday Soldiers ordered cabinet members to attend a mandatory meeting.
The Al-shabaab terrorists have really tested the patients of the security forces in various countries in East Africa where the miscreants have been operating, selling terror and suffering to innocent civilians who know nothing about war. A case in point is in Somalia where the miscreants have been trying unsuccessfully to topple the fragile Somalian government that is currently being backed and supported by the United Nations (UN).
The Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) is among 13 national armies taking part in annual training by US Naval Forces Africa that seeks to promote maritime security in East Africa and the Western Indian Ocean.The exercise includes in Port training learnership symposium and at sea scenarios to be done in the Indian Ocean's territorial waters of Djibouti,Kenya, Madagascar and Sychelles.
Extreme situations around the world lead to the birth of Special Forces.Most developed nations are trying to go beyond the conventional armies and police to have a fearsome special force.Ranking these special forces is one of the hardest things because they all have faced the toughest treatment ever, but some things distinguish each group making it possible for the ranks to be awarded.
The president of Guinea Alpha Conde has today been arrested in what is understood as a milltary coup. Earlier in the day, heavy gunshot fires were head in the capital of Conakry, which the presidential palace is located. Witnesses reported a heavy presence of heavily armed military personnel who were patrolling the streets.
Two AK-47 rifles, ammunition and other items were recovered during the joint operation. In summary • They were caught at the Likoni-Ferry crossing channel on the mainland side at around 10 am. • Coat Regional Police Commander Manase Musyoka said an investigation has already been launched into the case.