One person dead, several cattle stolen in Kerio Valley


Photo: Herd of cattle in a grazing field.

One person was killed on Sunday evening after heavily armed bandits raided some villages in Kerio Valley.The bandits also stole hundreds of animals.Marakwet East Police boss Emannuel Rono said the attackers were suspected to be from the Pokot community in Tiaty.They attacked residents near Murkutwo in Marakwet East. Governors in the North Rift led by Uasin Gishu governor Jackson Mandago expressed their fears over the resurgence of cattle rustling in the region.The governors vowed to put up fresh peace initiatives that will help in reducing such incidents in the area.


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