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24 Nov 2014 description
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In Summary

  • Sub-county administrator Titus Ekiru said a 12-year-old boy was among the dead following a fierce exchange of fire between the bandits and police reservists, who tried to repulse the invaders and recover the stolen livestock.
  • The raiders stole over 300 goats, heightening tension between Pokots and Turkanas.

By SAMMY LUTTA

Residents on the Turkana-Pokot border are living in fear after four of their own were killed in a village raid.

21 Nov 2014 description
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In Summary

  • Asman Kamama is the chairman of the Parliamentary Committee on Internal Security and Administration.

  • The military said soldiers had left the area before the alleged looting and harassment.

By WYCLIFF KIPSANG

A humanitarian crisis looms in Tiaty sub-county as food supplies are not reaching the area due to the ongoing bid to disarm villagers.

Security officers have erected road blocks, hindering food transportation.

21 Nov 2014 description
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In Summary

  • Police patrols stepped up after attack

  • The attack at Buluku, according to County Commissioner Peter Thuku, involved the Gabbra and Dasaanach communities.

By LUCAS BARASA

Five people were killed and 12 others injured in a bandit attack on a North Horr village.

Four villagers have been missing since the Wednesday incident.

The attack at Buluku, according to County Commissioner Peter Thuku, involved the Gabbra and Dasaanach communities.

20 Nov 2014 description
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In Summary

  • Mr Mvurya and Mr Mruttu called on the people staying in the border towns such as Mackinnon Road to remain calm as “a solution will be found”.
  • He said a series of meetings would be held involving representatives from both counties to chart the way forward.
  • Kwale Governor Salim Mvurya, his Taita-Taveta counterpart, Mr John Mruttu, Taita-Taveta Woman Representative Joyce Lay, and MPs Gonzi Rai (Kinango), Andrew Mwadime (Mwatate) and Jones Mlolwa (Voi), jointly announced the decision.

By DANIEL TSUMA NYASSY

19 Nov 2014 description
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In Summary

  • Isiolo Governor Godana Doyo and Isiolo North MP Samal Lomwa condemned the incident and called on the national government to treat insecurity with the seriousness it deserves.
  • The county commissioner said the incident comes barely a fortnight after 10 people were killed at Loruko following clashes between members of the Samburu and Turkana communities.

By KENNEDY KIMANTHI

Four people, including two police reservists, were shot dead after suspected Samburu bandits raided Gachuru Village.