On 9th December 2016 at around 1000hrs, Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) army soldiers, while on patrol operation in the area of Hulugho, successfully engaged Al-Shabaab terrorists in a combat at Mchanga Nyekundu area in Hulugho.
Following the clash, four Al-Shabaab combatants were neutralized and several escaped with injuries.
Assortment of arms and ammunitions were recovered including nine AK 47 rifles, 15 magazines and three grenades.
In a statement sent to the newsroom, KDF army soldiers reiterates that they remain vigilant and will continue to relentlessly pursue terrorists wherever they may be to ensure that there is peace and security throughout the country.
Reference: Ministry of Defence
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