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The Standard reported that three soldiers have already been buried in various parts of the country and three more families are preparing to bury their kin. The families have claimed that their kin died in the botched dawn attack in their military base.
Those who have already been buried are Abdi Farah, Ramadhan Kibet Kitilit, Mohammed Suleiman Mwandevu who were buried in Nairobi, Uasin Gishu and Mombasa respectively. Col Obonyo told The Standard that Mwandevu did not die in the dawn attack but from an improvised explosive device planted by Al Shabaab as the KDF were pursuing them.
Among the three soldiers who are yet to be buried is Erick Kipyegon Langat, 28 year old Mark Nyongesa from Kakamega County and 31 year old Bernard Cheruiyot from Kericho.