President Uhuru Kenyatta presided over passing out parade of 1,976 General Service Unit recruits at the GSU Training School Embakasi, Nairobi. A total of 1,976 police recruits who have completed nine months of training graduated on the 1st day of March 2016.
Mr. President looked virtuous in Military uniform as he presided over the event.
The President ordered the recruitment of 10000 more police officer ahead of the 2017 general elections stating that the stability and progress of the country is tied to how police confront criminals and the integrity, impartiality of officers who enforce the law.
The new batch of recruits will empower Kenya achieve the recommended police to population ratio of 1:430 to keep the country more secure.