8 February 2013

Kenya: Eight Feared Dead in Banditry Attack in Turkana South

The death toll from the Turkana Bandit attack has risen to nine after one person succumbed to injuries. Tension is high in Kaptir village following an attack by heavily armed bandits who engaged police in a fierce gun battle earlier today. Security has been beefed up.

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