Thousands of Kenyans Flee Baringo Attacks

One person has been killed, another wounded and over 3,000 people displaced in renewed attacks between two communities in Marigat district, Baringo county.

Armed herder (file photo): One person has been killed and over 3,000 displaced by bandits in Marigat, Baringo county.

  • Kenya:   Former PS Wants State to Enhance Security

    The Star, 9 January 2013

    Former PS in the Ministry of Public works John Lonyangapuo has asked the government to beef up security in the country before embarking on the disarmament programme. Read more »

  • Kenya:   Renewed Clashes in Marigat

    The Star, 9 January 2013

    One person has been shot dead while another one was wounded in renewed clashes between two communities in Marigat Baringo County. Read more »

  • Kenya:   Violence Displaces Thousands

    The Star, 5 January 2013

    More than 3,000 people have been displaced following fresh attacks by bandits at villages in Baringo. Read more »

  • Kenya:   3,000 Displaced As Fresh Banditry Hits Baringo

    The Star, 4 January 2013

    More than 3,000 people have been displaced after fresh attacks by bandits in Baringo. The heavily armed bandits injured one person and burnt seven houses in Bartabwa division. Rift… Read more »

  • Kenya:   Bandits Flee From KDF

    The Star, 15 November 2012

    Armed bandits have began escaping from parts of Turkana and Baringo following the decision by the government to deploy the Kenya Defense Forces. Read more »

  • Kenya:   Jebii Blames Illegal Arms for Violence

    The Star, 13 November 2012

    MARAKWET East MP Jebii Kilimo has condemned insecurity in parts of the Rift Valley affected by banditry and cattle rustling. This follows the killing of 10 police officers by… Read more »


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