One injured, seven houses torched in Embabut inter-clan clashes

Close to 50 youth from Kasige clan from Koibirir location in Embobut, Elgeyo Marakwet invaded armed with crude weapons attacked their neighboring Kamasomei clan burning several houses.

One man sustained an arrow wound during the attack. Photo/Courtesy.
In the incident that happened on Sunday, one person sustained injuries and was rushed to Kamogo dispensary where he was treated and dismissed.

According to police officers who visited the area, the clans have been fighting over land for many years and police are now looking for perpetrators of the attacks so as to bring them to justice.