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Lets preach peace politicians told as Cs Matiang’i warns whoever might be behind Kapendo killings.

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Interior CS Fred Matiang'i during a function In Nyamira on Friday 22 January 2021.[photo Brighton Makori]

By Brighton Makori.

Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang’i has warned politicians who might have been behind Kapedo killings that their days are numbered adding that the government will not keep watching .

Matiangi who was speaking in Kisii on Friday at Bobasi when he attended the homecoming of Florence Momanyi Deputy Commissioner General of Prisons ,warned that they are going for the politicians who have might be behind the killings.

“I call upon all politicians whenever they are to preach peace , and let us try to put our people together , even those leaders of Kapendo surely i you happy when people are killed ” Posed Cs Matiang’i.

The cs added that the government has set measures of ensuring that all culprits are brought to book and face the law, noting that by the time they are done, it would be a story to be told generations to come.

We will go for them no matter how long it will take us. Some people have done that, including leaders and I need to emphasize that. They have gotten away with that kind of behavior for far too long,” he said.


This week a member from the region was questioned over Kapedo attacks and freed after some hours. 
The ongoing attacks have cutoff the area from other parts of the country making it difficult for learners to attend schools which just reopened this month after months of closing due to COVD 19 pandemic. Hospitals and other basic services have also been affected

Since 2014, more than 40 people, including 21 GSU officers, have been killed, many injured and thousands of animals stolen by bandits in Kapedo