Natembeya declares resumption of security operations in Baringo,Turkana counties


The goverment has announced the resumption of security operations in Baringo and Turkana counties following fresh banditry attacks. Riftvalley Regional Commissioner George Natembeya said this time round the operation will be ruthless to wipe out the bandits. Natembeya who addressed media at his office in Nakuru on Tuesday was categorical that the bandits have been organizing attacks in Baringo, Turkana and Laikipia counties. The announcement by Natembeya follows what he termed failed approach by political leaders from the areas to conduct a one month peace campaign and voluntary disarmament. “The…

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Shock as county uses goons to silence matatu operators

Matatu operators in Nakuru town have faulted the County Government for allegedly hiring goons to disrupt their operations at the new Kwa Jack matatu stage in town. This coming just a day after the operators withdrew their vehicles from service demonstrating against alleged harassment by the county government. But after an intervention by Nakuru Town West MP Samuel Arama, the operators called off their strike at 2.30PM on Monday. And on Tuesday, the operators were shocked after moving to the stages only to find a group of goons purportedly hired…

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