EU, Red Cross rollout project to tame youth gangs

Mombasa County leaders and Kenya Red Cross Society officials take part in the distribution of various equipment such as car wash machines and gas cylinders to youth on September 22, 2018, in a bid to curb crime rise. PHOTO | KEVIN ODIT | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • The project targets more than 2,000 youth in a bid to fight crime and lift them out of poverty.
  • Ipara said the security team and civil organisations have been holding meetings to seek alternative ways to tame the crime rate.

The Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) has partnered with the European Union to launch a Sh50 million project in Mombasa to fight crime.

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