Profile Of Nine Fallen Soldiers In Chopper That Claimed General Francis Ogolla

Published by Frankline Macharia

Captain Hillary Litali

The 29 year old was the eldest of two sons. He was born in 1994 and attended Muslim Primary School where he scored 397 in KCPE and a B+ in KCSE at Emining Secondary School. Disappointed by the result, he decided to resit KCSE exams at Anestar High School.

Senior Sergeant John Kinyua Mureithi

He hails from Kirmunge village in Kirinyaga Central. According to online reports,  he scored A- at Baricho High School

Sergeant Rose Nyawira

She was a student at Mugoiri Girls High School, a national institution located in Murang'a County and went on to join Multimedia University where she was studying mass media. She was the official CDF photographer.

Captain Sora Mohamed

He was born in Helu, Moyale County. He had his primary and secondary school education at Helu and Moyale Secondary School. He joined the Kenya Air Force as a cadet and pursued a degree at Kenyatta University earning a Bachelor of Science in Military and Security Studies.

Major George Benson Magondu

He was 29 years when he met his untimely death. Part of a post on social media from his aunt read, Nothing can replace you as a father to your young family, a son, a friend and a role model to many. May your Soul Rest in Peace!"

Brigadier Swale Saidi

Colonel Duncan Keittany

Brigadier Swale Saidi

Sergeant Cliphonce Omondi