The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) have been recognized by the Kiunga community for their dedication to the County’s humanitarian and disaster relief efforts.

The Kiunga Health Management Committee led County officials and other Kiunga community leaders in presenting the soldiers with locally crafted mementos, for their heroic activities.

KDF has been instrumental in crucial socio-economic interventions such as water, security, counter-violence extremist activities, health, and education, as well as other humanitarian assistance provided in the county.

The event occurred on the sidelines of a KDF-led handover ceremony for the newly rebuilt Kiunga Health Center, which was finished by KDF.

Hon.Paul Kamau Thairu, HSC, CECM Education, Technology, Youth Affairs, Sports, Gender and Social Services, presided over the ceremony. Also present was Hon. Aboud Baabad, the Lamu County Assembly Majority Leader and Kiunga MCA, Lali kombo, chairman nyumba kumi, Senior Chief Mr. Atik Mohamed, among others.


Story by Athman Omar

For more information contact:

Lamu County Government Communications Office at info@lamu.go.ke