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Hon. Prof Lonyangapuo Breaks Silence Over Border Fight in West Pokot And Elgeyo marakwet counties

Hon. Prof Lonyangapuo breaks silence over continued loss of lives along the border of West pokot and Elgeyo marakwet counties.


Border conflicts is a challenge that is historical in nature which dates back to the colonial period. 

West pokot and Elgeyo marakwet counties are occupied by pastoral communities like the pokot,marakwet and keiyo which is predominantly characterized by  continued cattle rustling and border conflict in fight for grazing fields. 


Hon. Lonyangapuo recently had a peace meeting with committees from both the counties to find out a long lasting solution to the continued cattle rustling. 

"I am deeply sudden by the continued loss of lives along the border of West pokot and Elgeyo marakwet,"says West pokot county Governor. 

Recently,three people were shot dead at sokotow near chesegon. My deepest condolences and sympathies to the families affected. 

I urge security agencies to apprehend the killers and bring to an end these senseless killings along kerio valley.

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Elgeyo Lonyangapuo West

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