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November 16, 2018

Fresh violence in Maasai Mau Forest claims two lives

Shops set ablaze at Nkoiben trading centre near Maasai Mau forest on Thursday.
Shops set ablaze at Nkoiben trading centre near Maasai Mau forest on Thursday.

 Tension is high for the second day after one more person was killed in Nkoben area near Maasai Mau forest in Narok county, raising the death toll to two.

The area is the border of two communities living in Narok South and Narok North subcounties.

In the latest incident on Thursday night, a man was shot with an arrow during a suspected revenge mission after the first killing. No one has been arrested. Narok North deputy county commissioner Ronald Mwiwawi and his Narok South counterpart Charles Mukele blamed violence to social media propaganda.

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