Kenya to honour police bravery in mall siege

Police Constable Benjamin Chemijor, on October 02,2013 at Jogoo House Nairobi during a press conference. This officer was among several officers that stood high after gunmen attacked Westgate Mall that left 67 and several people injured. He among those to be honoured for their bravery. PHOTO|WILLIAM OERI.

What you need to know:

  • The Inspector General is proud of them, and as a department we are happy with what they did.
  • At a ceremony in their honour, Chemjor recalled their intervention in the first hours of the four-day siege by Somali Shebab Islamists.
  • The four will be promoted and will receive a medal from Kimaiyo.

NAIROBI, October 2, 2013


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