Five militants killed in KDF strike near Somali border
Tuesday January 2 2018
A security officer assesses a burnt out Ijara Police Station in Garissa County following an Al-Shabaab attack on Saturday. On Sunday, KDF killed five militants in an attack near the Somali border. PHOTO | ABDIMALIK HAJIR | NATION MEDIA GROUP
KDF has been combing the vast Boni Forest in Lamu County for the terror gang believed to have hideouts there.
A motorcycle also suspected to have been stolen in Ijara, 5 AK-47 rifles, 13 magazines with 370 rounds of ammunition, 2 grenades and bomb-making materials were also recovered.
The Saturday dawn attack on the Ijara Police Station was reportedly conducted by more than 15 members of the terror group, who burnt it down before making away with the vehicle.