Military Intelligence confirms that the following Al-Shabaab Terror group commanders leading 550+ militants to kill Kenya Army (KDF) soldiers at AMISOM base at Kolbio Somalia were killed by the KDF on 27/1/2017
- Abdullahi Badhaadhe: The Operations commander for the Saleh Nabhan Brigade (He was leading 120 terrorists). Badhaadhe is an Ogaden tribesman
- Ahmed Muse: Deputy Ops commander and deputy to Badhaadhe (A Habargethir tribesman).
- Maalim Bishar aka Dueysane: Abu Zebery brigade logistics officer (Galjeel tribesman).
- Sharriff Muhideen aka Isaq: Al-Shabaab in Juba Region Field Commander
- Adan Deriye aka Timothy Jilac: Juba area terrorist field commander (Marehan tribesman).
- Faisal Ibrahim : Al-Shabaab Field commander (Huber/Boni clan tribesman).
- Nuuh Daud: Terrorists Mortar unit commander (Asharaf clan tribesman).
More military intelligence shows that some Kenyans were involved in the attack. Over 6 of them were killed. 100+ militants were killed while KDF lost several soldiers. They were shouting in coastal Swahili.
The Juba Land leadership has congratulated the Kenya Defense Forces for their bravery.