Students stage demonstration after colleague's killing
SEE ALSO :Matatu torched after two died“Teachers tried to calm them (students) down, but they stormed out,” she said. Locals around the school migrated to safer areas on the Kerio escarpments following a string of bandit attacks. Two months ago, two pupils, one from Embomir and Chesawach Primary school were shot dead by suspected bandits. A university student was in the same month also shot dead along the Chesongoch-Tot Road in the troubled Kerio Valley. Kiprono’s killing brings to four the number of learners killed since April. Marakwet Kenya National Union of Teachers Secretary John Cheberi warned that teachers in the valley would down tools if their security was not guaranteed.
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