Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) troops operating under the African Union Transition Mission in Somalia (ATMIS) today 28 July 2022 installed and filled two, five thousand litre water tanks with clean drinking water in Burahache, Bulla Garas and Dudundeer villages in Somalia.
During the exercise KDF troops donated assorted foodstuff to the residents. Additionally, the KDF medical practitioners held a medical camp where they treated locals affected by various ailments.
Speaking during the exercise the Comanding Officer, Burahache Forward Operating Base Lieutenant Colonel J Komen indicated KDF’s commitment in improving the livelihood of the local community.
The area District Commissioner, Mr Husein Ibrahim thanked the KDF troops for coming to the rescue of the locals who have suffered the pangs of the drought.