Scores Feared Dead in Kenya's Tana Delta

Several people are reported dead in renewed clashes between the Orma and Pokomo communities after they were ordered to surrender arms.
Photo: Red Cross

Red Cross personnel were on hand to treat the wounded (file photo).

  • Kenya:  Fresh Clashes in Tana Delta Leave 30 Dead

    The Star, 21 December 2012

    A Security officer patrols the area where houses were burnt by pastoralists at Kui village in Tana Delta during clashes between residents and pastoralists Photo/Alphonce Gari read more »

  • Kenya:  Red Cross Sets Up Make Shift Hospitals for Tana Victims

    The Star, 21 December 2012

    Make shift hospitals have been set up to attend to those injured in the Tana Delta clashes. Red Cross says 16 people have been taken to Malindi district hospital. 45 houses were ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Several Killed in Fresh Tana Attacks

    The Star, 21 December 2012

    39 people have been killed and many others seriously injured in fresh clashes between Orma and Pokomo communities in Kisau village,Tana Delta. Police say over 100 militia attacked ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Tana Delta Probe Team Preparing Its Report

    The Star, 17 December 2012

    The Commission investigating Tana Delta clashes has finished its public hearing and has now embarked on compiling its report to be handed to the president. Chairperson Justice ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Tana River Probe Team Nets Keys Suspects

    The Star, 10 December 2012

    Evidence from mobile phone companies has revealed how the Tana Delta clashes were planned and orchestrated by key suspects including some MPs. read more »

  • Kenya:  Phone Calls May Link State Spy to Tana Delta Clashes

    The Star, 8 December 2012

    TELEPHONE communications by deputy intelligence coordinator in Kwale Guyo Rashid Ramadhan at the heart of Tana River clashes may link him to the skirmishes. read more »

  • Kenya:  NSIS Officer Grilled Over Tana Clashes

    The Star, 7 December 2012

    A national intelligence officer based in Kwale has been grilled over his involvement in the Tana Delta clashes that left over hundred dead. Rashid Ramadhan was summoned after he ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Police Ill Equipped to Deal With Tana Clashes

    The Star, 6 December 2012

    Security personnel did not effectively deal with the Tana Delta clashes that left over hundred people dead and thousands displaced. Coast PPO Aggrey Adoli has admitted that lack of ... read more »