Local media houses that incite the public put on notice
SEE ALSO :Who will dare probe DIG Edward Mbugua?He said such outlets will now be closely watched to ensure they operate within the laid down regulations. According to State figures, tribal violence in Marsabit has claimed 40 lives since September last year. The Interfaith Delegation on peace that had been led in the meeting by local clerics had raised concern that some radio stations were being used to preach ethnic hatred. At the same time, Matiang'i said social media platforms such as WhatsApp, Facebook and Twitter will also be closely monitored for hate messages. He added that he will lead a government delegation to Marsabit where he will meet political and religious leaders to discuss a lasting solution towards peace.
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