× Digital News Videos Opinions Cartoons Education E-Paper Lifestyle & Entertainment Nairobian Entertainment Eve Woman Travelog TV Stations KTN Home KTN News BTV KTN Farmers TV Radio Stations Radio Maisha Spice FM Vybez Radio Enterprise VAS E-Learning Digger Classified The Standard Group Corporate Contact Us Rate Card Vacancies DCX O.M Portal Corporate Email RMS
The British and German governments have pledged to continue supporting Kenya’s counter terrorism war.

German Ambassador Annett Gunther said yesterday that her government would spend about Sh200 million on the counter terrorism centre in Somalia to train KDF.

“We will spend Sh2 million Euros to support the improvised explosive device (IED) centre in Somalia for the KDF soldiers to counter terrorism and efficiently protect themselves,” said the ambassador.

Ms Gunther was addressing the press during the second day of the First World War commemorative event at the Taveta Military war graves.

SEE ALSO: Modern storage the safest bet to our food security crisis

The ambassador was accompanied by the British High Commissioner Nic Hailey, Australian Assistant High Commissioner Jonathan Ball and KDF officers.

The county was an epicenter of the war which left a trail of destruction and loss of many lives. The warstarted in 1914 and ended in 1918 at Salaita Hill in Taveta town.

The British High Commissioner said his government and development allies would continue to support Kenyan troops fighting in Somali besides boosting security in the region.  

Covid 19 Time Series


WWI Security German Ambassador Annett Gunther Terorism
Share this story

Read More