Marsabit County Law & Crime

Marsabit MCAs accuse police of laxity after assailants kill six

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Marsabit MCAs accuse police of laxity after assailants kill six


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Panic in Marsabit as panga-wielding gang murders two

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Panic in Marsabit as panga-wielding gang murders two


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Tears and pain as kin bury slain soldiers

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Tears and pain as kin bury slain soldiers


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Students who were arrested had been going to join Shabaab, police say

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Students who were arrested had been going to join Shabaab, police say


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Police boss, five officers arrested and detained in Ethiopia

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Police boss, five officers arrested and detained in Ethiopia


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Terror suspect freed on Sh100,000 bond

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  • Students who were arrested had been going to join Shabaab, police say
    Students who were arrested had been going to join Shabaab, police say

    , nation.co.ke

    In Summary Three student, aged 17, 16 and 15, were arrested by the Anti-Terror Police Unit in a bus in Ngaremara along Isiolo-Marsabit highway last week. One is from Garissa and another from Wajir. The third one’s home is yet to be known. On Wednesday, an Isiolo court granted police 30 days to complete investigations into the possible terror links. Three students who were arrested in Isiolo last week
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Police

  • Students who were arrested had been going to join Shabaab, police say
    Students who were arrested had been going to join Shabaab, police say

    , nation.co.ke

    In Summary Three student, aged 17, 16 and 15, were arrested by the Anti-Terror Police Unit in a bus in Ngaremara along Isiolo-Marsabit highway last week. One is from Garissa and another from Wajir. The third one’s home is yet to be known. On Wednesday, an Isiolo court granted police 30 days to complete investigations into the possible terror links. Three students who were arrested in Isiolo last week
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Security

  • Mombasa, Garissa get new police chiefs in latest reshuffle
    Mombasa, Garissa get new police chiefs in latest reshuffle

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    Mombasa, Garissa, Taita Taveta, Tharaka Nithi and Kajiado Counties have new police commanders, in a major reshuffle affecting 61 officers across the country. Patterson Maelo is the new Mombasa County Commander while Tom Mboya will serve as the new Kajiado County police boss in the new changes announced by the National Police service Commission. Maelo was formerly serving as Masaba North OCPD while Mboya was based in North Horr as
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    Tags: Security |  Police |  Police Chief | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Coast |  Mombasa |  Taita-Taveta |  North Eastern |  Garissa |  Eastern |  Marsabit |  Tharaka |  Rift Valley |  Kajiado |  North Horr | 

Law Enforcement

  • Students who were arrested had been going to join Shabaab, police say
    Students who were arrested had been going to join Shabaab, police say

    , nation.co.ke

    In Summary Three student, aged 17, 16 and 15, were arrested by the Anti-Terror Police Unit in a bus in Ngaremara along Isiolo-Marsabit highway last week. One is from Garissa and another from Wajir. The third one’s home is yet to be known. On Wednesday, an Isiolo court granted police 30 days to complete investigations into the possible terror links. Three students who were arrested in Isiolo last week
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    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  HOA |  E. Africa |  North Eastern |  Garissa |  Wajir |  Eastern |  Marsabit |  Isiolo |  North EA | 

Wars

  • Terror suspect freed on Sh100,000 bond
    Terror suspect freed on Sh100,000 bond

    , ntv.co.ke

    A terror suspect was on Tuesday released on Sh100, 000 bond as police continue with investigations. Yasin Ali Nasha alias Issak Hassan Mohamed is suspected to be a key Al-Shabaab recruiter in Moyale and Bariadi in Tanzania. The suspect's mobile phone and his laptop will be forwarded to a forensic laboratory in Nairobi for investigation. The suspect, who appeared before Isiolo Resident Magistrate Joan Irura, will also be reporting to
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    Tags: Wars |  Terrorism |  Terror | 
    Places: Kenya |  Africa |  Sub-Saharan |  E. Africa |  Nairobi |  Eastern |  Marsabit |  Isiolo |  Moyale | 

Arrests

  • Police boss, five officers arrested and detained in Ethiopia
    Police boss, five officers arrested and detained in Ethiopia

    , ntv.co.ke

    Ethiopian police from the Bubua police station arrested Illret Police Station OCS Chief Inspector Christopher Nalianya and five other officers from Marsabit on October 23, police say. The station commander was accompanied by Constable Samson Kato, who was driving a police truck, Constable Patrick Juma, Constable Samson Njenga, National Police Reservist (Inspector) Lomide Achala, and the Illret Ward administrator, Mr Koriye. The team had crossed the border to secure the
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Police Officers

  • Ethiopia arrests, detains six Kenyan cops
    Ethiopia arrests, detains six Kenyan cops

    , thepeople.co.ke

    A diplomatic spat is brewing between the Kenyan and Ethiopian governmentsfollowing the arrest and detention of six Kenyan police officers including Illeret OCS Christopher Nalianya by Ethiopian forces. The OCS and five other officers from Marsabit county were arrested after they crossed the border to secure the release of a police reservist, Salim Kala. According to the Marsabit County Criminal Investigations Officer (CCIO) Barasa Walumoli, Kala had been arrested on
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Military

  • Tears and pain as kin bury slain soldiers
    Tears and pain as kin bury slain soldiers

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    Tears and pain as kin bury slain soldiers Five bodies of soldiers killed by Al Shabaab terrorists in a raid at their Kulbiyow base in southern Somalia were airlifted to Isiolo and Marsabit. Private Ido Kuno Ido and Corporal Abdalla Aziz were buried at a cemetery in Isiolo town. The body of another soldier identified as Mohammed Konchora, 23, was taken to Merti's remote Korbesa village where he was interred
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