14 guns collected as Matiangi orders all at Nairobi County Assembly disarmed


Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i has ordered the disarmament of everyone at the Nairobi County Assembly following a spate of violent altercations at the assembly.

At the same time, CS Matiangi announced that all the gun licenses of the people at the assembly have been suspended.

He was speaking during the launch of the National Police Service’s “From Force to Service Book” on Wednesday morning.

He noted that so far, 14 firearms had already been collected from the country assembly in the ongoing exercise.

“I have ordered police to disarm all around the county assembly, enough is enough, we cannot continue this way, do you want us to station a contigent of GSU officers outside the country assembly, we cannot do that,” he explained.