President Uhuru Kenyatta’s escort car stolen

President Uhuru Kenyatta acknowledges cheers from members of the public in Eldoret town on his way from Recruits Training School where he presided over a Recruits Passing-Out Parade on May 28, 2014. State House spokesperson Manoah Esipisu confirmed one of the President's bulletproof car; a BMW model was stolen on August 27, 2014 at about 8pm after its driver was ambushed as he drove to the Ruai Police residential houses. PHOTO | JARED NYATAYA | FILE |

What you need to know:

  • The bulletproof car, a BMW model was allegedly carjacked at about 8pm following an ambush by three gunmen according to the driver, David Machui.
  • State house spokesperson Manoah Esipisu confirmed the incident but denied the vehicle is part of the fleet the president uses.

One of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s official vehicles was on Wednesday night stolen from his police driver in Ruai, Nairobi.

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