Five Chinese nationals have been arrested in Nairobi’s Lavington area with a number of items recovered that are believed to be a threat to national security.

The Immigration Department says among the items recovered are radio calls, military uniforms, laptops metal detectors and many others.

The four men and a woman will be detained for some time as the investigating agencies do further investigations

Last month, 15 Chinese were arrested in a brothel in South C estate and accused of prostitution.

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Police and immigration officials said they had been tipped off over the activities at the brothels before they staged a raid there.

Among those arrested were eight women and four men. Director of Immigration Services Alex Muteshi said two of them were on their watch list.



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