2 die and several others injured over border disputes in Sondu
2 die and several others injured over border disputes in Sondu along Kisumu-Kericho border
According to reports. 12 people have bern admitted at Nyabondo Mission Hospital with injuries as Many are nursing gunshot and stab wounds, lodged arrows.
Netizens have reacted to the worrying situation at Bondo.
Abuga stated,”I appeal Kalenjin and Luo youths in Sondu to stop violence and ethnic mobilization. Politics will come and go. Stop stealing livestock from your brothers. Stop using series against your brothers. We are a united nation.“
Sholla wrote,”A dangerous situation is in Sondu
developing now Kalenjin young men are attacking anyone who isn’t Kalenjin. Something needs to be done asap. Reckless statements by moses Kuria and cherargei seem to be inciting more retaliation/ violence.”
Cornelius said,” One person killed and five injured in ethnic clashes at Sondu on the Kericho-Kisumu border.Yesterday, I raised concerns about Mr. Josephat Sigei mobilizing Kipsigis youth to incite violence. This reprehensible act must be condemned unequivocally.Clashes sparked by differences over border.”
Kitur opined,”Let’s maintain peace at sondu the government must act decisively to calm down the situation the issue of Kisumu and Kericho boundaries must be addressed as soon as practically possible this could be one of the triggers those fanning violence must be brought to book.”
Ngumi stated,”The Leadership of Azimio and those counties bordering Kericho County in Sondu Must address the issues and violence being inflicted by goons to their followers.”