The Star (Nairobi)

Kenya: Germany Donates Equipment to Kenya Police for Fighting Terrorism

Inspector General David Kimaiyo on Friday received a pickup truck, 20 motorbikes, office and professional equipment from the German Federal Criminal Police Office (Bundeskriminalamt).

During the handover, German Ambassador to Kenya said: "This equipment support is an expression of our solidarity with Kenya against insecurity and terrorism. Tuko pamoja dhidi ya ukosefu wa usalama. Tunasimana pamoja dhidi ugaidi,"

The equipment is dedicated to the Anti-Terrorism Police Unit (ATPU), Anti-Narcotics Unit (ANU) and to the Criminal Investigations Department (CID).

On the occasion of the handover, German Ambassador to Kenya Andreas Peschke said:

Last week, German police experts conducted a training for Kenyan police officers and prosecutors in methods to fight and prosecute terrorism. Officers were also trained on combating cyber crimes.

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