The Star (Nairobi)

9 December 2012

Kenya: UN Security Officer Found Dead

Photo: Mark Garten/UN
On the day of the official nomination of the new Secretary-General to succeed Secretary-General Kofi Annan, outiside the United Nations Headquarters, flags fly in the north end of the building, on a sunny fall day. 9/Oct/2006.

Police are investigating the carjacking and murder of a UN security official in Karura forest on Friday night. The body was found in his vandalized car yesterday morning. Police say they are yet to establish the motive for the killing.

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UN Official Murdered in Kenya

On the day of the official nomination of the new Secretary-General to succeed Secretary-General Kofi Annan, outiside the United Nations Headquarters, flags fly in the north end of the building, on a sunny fall day. 9/Oct/2006.

A UN security officer was found dead in Nairobi after his vehicle was carjacked, raising concerns about the increase of violent car robberies in Kenya's capital city. Read more »