× Digital News Videos Weird News Health & Science Sunday Magazine Lifestyle Opinion Education Columns Moi Cabinets Arts & Culture Special Reports Fact Check 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 Games Crosswords Sodoku The Standard Group Corporate Contact Us Rate Card Vacancies DCX O.M Portal Corporate Email RMS

KDF soldiers kill 10 Al-Shabaab militants in Lamu

By Dorcus Osongo | September 24th 2018 at 12:09:58 GMT +0300

Al-Shabaab militants (Courtesy)

10 Al-Shabaab militants were Monday morning killed by Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) soldiers operating in Lamu County. 

The soldiers launched an attack on an Al-Shabaab hideout at around 6:45a.m in Taksile, North of Pangaduo in Lamu. 
The KDF soldiers also managed to recover weapons among them seven AK 47 rifles and assorted rounds of ammunition. 
According to a statement sent to newsrooms, three KDF soldiers were injured after sustaining bullet wounds. 
The attack on an Al-Shabaab hideout comes just days after President Uhuru said that his government shall not let up on the war against terrorists until perpetrators are apprehended. 
The KDF soldiers have called upon locals to assist in weeding out lurking terror elements in their midst as the wounded terrorists may seek assistance from them.
KDF Colonel Paul Njuguna has called upon locals to assist in weeding out lurking terror elements in their midst.

KDF soldiers Al-Shabaab militants Lamu County militants killed
Share this story

Read More