Elgeyo Marakwet senator and former senate majority leader Kipchumba Murkomen now blames the government under the interior cabinet secretary Fred Matiangi over the killings of four residents at Marakwet east in Elgeyo Marakwet county.
"I am devastated by the news that four people were killed by bandits today in the afternoon at Tot,Marakwet east,Elgeyo Marakwet county.Security was better when we had the national police reserve.Statehouse and interior cabinet secretary Fred Matiangi removed the national police reserve and left us at the mercy of bandits" Murkomen tweet.
The outspoken senator further added that the government under the ministry of interior under the watch of doctor Fred Matiangi, allegedly removed national police reserve from the area adding that the move has worsened the security of the area.
Murkomen further added that national police reserve helped residents in protecting them against bandits who use illegal weapons to carry out their operations.
Elgeyo Marakwet senator Kipchumba Murkomen further added that the security in the area was better of during the time of national police reserve compared to the current situation.
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