Mandera launches relief food distribution

Mandera County has launched Countywide Emergency Relief Food distribution to vulnerable households that are suffering as result of the biting drought. Speaking during the launch, Mandera County Deputy Governor, Mohamed Arai stated that the County Government has taken action to caution the vulnerable population in Mandera against the scourge of the drought through provision of […]

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Driver defies Al-Shabaab orders, runs over them, killing two

Five people died yesterday in an early morning attack in Jabibar Lafey in Mandera County, after a lorry was sprayed with bullets by suspected Al-Shabaab militia. The driver defied Al-Shabaab orders and ran over them killing two on the spot. Three passengers in the lorry were shot dead while two civilians escaped with injuries. While […]

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Four killed, scores seriously injured in Mandera attack

Four people reported dead while scores are said to have suffered serious injuries following a suspected Al-Shabaab attack in Rhamu, Mandera County. Speaking to KNA on phone, Rhamu Deputy County Commissioner (DCC), Dennis Kirui, confirmed the incident which claimed four lives and left many with injuries. According to Mr Kirui the convoy of police escort […]

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Ethiopia Clans animosity spillover, affects Mandera

Two people were seriously wounded following renewed inter-clan clashes in Mandera County. The two were shot in Guba area after suspected bandits from a rival clan ambushed Manyattas in Mandera North Constituency and sprayed villagers with bullets in what was believed to be a retaliatory attack in the ongoing clashes. Preliminary reports indicated that heavily […]

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Mandera Women eyeing For Top Political Positions

Women in Mandera have vowed to elect their fellow women in the next general elections to political positions that are currently predominantly occupied by men. The women drawn from different parts of Mandera County have promised to put aside the conservative culture that has sidelined them in elective positions for decades. In the last general […]

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