Kenyan Police raise red flag over faulty APCs amid security concerns


A number of Armoured Personnel Carriers (APCs) acquired in 2016 as part of a Sh3.8 billion investment aimed at enabling the police to improve efficiency and effectiveness in providing security have been grounded, the Sunday Nation can reveal.

The deployment and serviceability of Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAPs) also remains mired in secrecy.

The unending debate over the APCs and MRAPs has been sparked by last Saturday’s killing of 11 General Service Unit (GSU) personnel who were travelling in a Landcruiser in Garissa county

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Source: Daily Nation