News just in indicate that KDF has been ambushed by Al Shabbab in Alwileh area between Likoley and El Adde, Somali. No information on casualties yet (Radio Jambo’s Josep Ogidi tweets)
BREAKING: Another Ambush on KDF by Al Shabab reported in Alwileh area between Likoley and El-Adde in Somalia
— GIDI GIDI (@GidiOgidi) January 18, 2016
Will update more once we have information>>>
Meanwhile Jassin Juma is reporting that the affected KDF officers have arrived in Nairobi and are being accorded good medical care>>>
More KDF soldiers evacuated from El Adde and surrounding bushes arrive back home. Most of the troops are from the 9KR Eldoret and had been at El Adde for only two weeks. No official word on the casualties but KDF says a Company- military unit consisting some 80-250KDF soldiers under a Major or Captain- was affected. Meanwhile an audio of 2 alleged captured KDF speaking in English is calling on AU to come to their rescue. KDF says annunconventional Shabab using POWs as human shield posing challenges in rescue efforts.