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KDF soldier succumbs to injuries

03 November 2014, 14:51

Nairobi - The Deputy Chief of Kenya Defence Forces Lt Gen Samson Mwathethe has confirmed the death of a soldier who was injured in an attack on Nyali military barracks.

The soldier was pronounced dead at Pandya Hospital in Mombasa, where he was receiving treatment for the injuries he sustained during the attack, Daily Nation reported.

Armed youths lodged a daring attack on the barracks on Sunday morning and seriously injured a Navy officer before a response team killed 6 of the attackers and the others escaped.

Also read: Armed youth lodge daring attack on Nyali barracks

After the attack, the officers pursued the attackers in a nearby forest and killed one more.

 - For more visit Daily Nation

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