National Intelligence Service (NIS) Tasked to Preempt Corruption’s Threat to National Security of Kenya

Court of arms keThe President of the Republic of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta issued a statement on Monday 23rd November 2015 citing corruption as a threat to the East-African economic and military powerhouse national security.

The president ordered the National Intelligence Service (NIS) to preempt the threat posed by corruption to the Republic’s National Security.

The Intelligence service will pursue intelligence on corruption and the actors thus simplify the war on graft by providing reliable and actionable intelligence for fast-track prosecution of those culpable

The presidential address came a few days after the resignation of the Minister for Devolution and Planning Anne Waiguru.


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This is the best move in times.

….. i hope the government will take the reports from NIS about corruption seriously..
… let NIS not take away the confidence and trust we have in them….

It is like a hyena herding a flock of sheep.The same institution is corrupt.You saw this in 2007/8!

Patrik Mutua says:

preemptive tactic inaweza saidia. sio hadi waibe ndio waanze kuchunguzwa. They should not steal at all

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