Kenya: Migrant Herders in Laikipia Ordered to Move Out

The government has directed herders who have migrated to Laikipia County from other areas to return to their counties of origin.

Herders from Samburu and Baringo have already started moving towards Laikipia with their livestock in search of pasture.

This has raised fears among farmers and private ranch owners of a looming invasion into private properties in the county.

But Laikipia West Deputy County Commissioner Hezron Nyamberi has allayed fears of a possible invasion of private farms.

“It is…

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