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For the Welfare, and Rights of All Private Security Workers in Kenya

KNPSWU Statehouse Delegation

Bro Isaac GM. Andabwa the National General Secretary of KNPSWU and COTU(K) Executive Board member led a delegation of private security to state house on 22nd Dec,2016 on reforms in the private security sector.

PSRA Training Manual Launch

Strategic Partnership..!! Bro, Isaac Andabwa joins Top Kenyan Security Leadership, and Stakeholders to Launch the Private Security Regulatory Authority

KNPSWU National General Secretary Enlighting Private Guards on their Rights and Labour Laws

LABour Day

COTU-K, Secretary General. Bw, Francis Atwoli addresses Kenyans in attendance affiliate workers unions + KNPSWU in a past Labour Day Function

LABour Day

Dog unit of a security company marches during the Labour Day Parade organized by the Central Organization of Trade Unions Kenya (COTU-K) at Uhuru Park in Nairobi on May 1, 2018

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Welcome to...

The Kenya National Private Security Workers Union (KNPSWU)

The Union for Security Guards began with formation of “NIGHT WATCHMEN” under the leadership of the late Hon. Sammy Muhanji in 1960s. He was inspired by the suffering of Night Guards sufferings in the hands of Colonial businessmen in Nairobi.

KNPSWU  mission is to transform and empower Private Security Guards through ardent championing for their rights, freedoms, privileges, welfare and social economic well-being , through engagement, negotiation, co-operation and Collective Bargaining Agreements.

For the Welfare, and Rights of All Private Security Workers in Kenya. Optimum working conditions for of all Workers through Social Dialogue and Effective Representation


*Why Join

Court Cases Won & Compensations

Facing issues at the workplace?

Mediation Services

KNPSWU can provide advice on your rights and entitlements as a private security worker.

Collective Bargaining Agreements

Collective Bargaining

Initiated by KNPSWU, by serving a notice to the security firms/companies as an invitation to negotiate for our members.

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Union Membership

Legible, fill in the membership Form, as a Private Security Worker, to join KNPSWU.

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The Year Of Inception


Labour Court Cases Won


Active Members

Affiliations, Partners and Employers Association/Recognition