The Government has on Tuesday ,7th June imposed a 30 days dusk to dawn curfew in Baringo ,Elgeyo Marakwet and West Pokot Counties following a surge in insecurities cases.
On Friday 3rd June,the government imposed a 30-day curfew and launched a massive disarmament operation in Kerio Valley and other areas in the North Rift ravaged by banditry attacks.
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi said the government had exhausted all means and the time has come to deal with the conflicts experienced in the neighbourhood between Elgeyo Marakwet, West Pokot and Baringo counties with unprecedented firmness.
The order and operation, according to the CS, were cleared by the National Security Council (NSC), in order to have an intensified operation like in Marsabit County.
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