The Kenyan Contingent operating under the East African Community Regional Force (EACRF) conducted joint assurance patrols with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) forces in Mudja area, Eastern DRC yesterday. The area residents were very happy to see the troops for their presence gave them assurance of their physical security.
During the patrol Immediate humanitarian needs identified include, need for food, water and medical assistance.
The leaders of the contingent encouraged the locals to return to normalcy. And called for collective efforts by all state and non-state actors in addressing human security challenges in the region.