The Star (Nairobi)

Kenya: Raila ,Kalonzo On Security and Disarmament

Photo: UN Photo/Sylvain Liechti
There are more than 600 000 firearms in the wrong hands in Kenya.

Civilians own more guns than the entire police force leading to a nationwide disarmament exercise. Vice President Kalonzo Musyoka says the government is encouraging Kenyans with illegal firearms to voluntarily surrender them so as to improve security and peace countrywide.

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