CS Matiang’i orders immediate re-opening of at least 50 schools in Kerio Valley

Interior CS Fred Matiang’i ordered the immediate re-opening of at least 50 schools closed due to insecurity in Kerio Valley.

Matiang’i directed Elgeyo Marakwet County Commissioner Abdullahi Hiddi to ensure police provide 24-hour security to all schools.

He said schools will be secured by at least one police officer daily.

The CS toured Chesegon on the West Pokot–Elgeyo Marakwet border before heading to Tot, Marakwet East on Monday.