Moyale

By IndepthAfrica
In Djibouti
Mar 17th, 2013
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(ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopian security forces have arrested four members of the Al-Qaeda allied Somalian Islamist extremist group, al-Shabaab. According to the National Security and Intelligence Agency, the militants were arrested on Friday in Moyale town near the border with Somalia. The suspects are ac...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 18th, 2013
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It has been reported that the Ethiopian-Somali regional state militia known as ‘Liyu Police’ has attacked the town of Qumbi in Eastern Oromia killing many and displacing the population. For the past month the Liyu Police have been attacking, harassing and displacing civilians in the lowland region of...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 11th, 2013
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By Ben Rawlence ‘Never again!’ blared Kenya’s radio stations in the heady days of 2008, when the blood of the victims of the post-election violence was fresh on the streets and politicians scrambled to negotiate the coalition agreement. One of the centerpieces of that agreement was a new constitution...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Dec 20th, 2012
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By Ali Abdi The Borana traditional king who reigns in Ethiopia has spoken again on the community’s politics in Marsabit County. The Abba Gadha, Guyo Gobba met delegates representing Moyale MP Mohamud Ali and his rival Chachu Tadicha, an NGO official, in Moyale, Ethiopia on Tuesday afternoon but never...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 31st, 2012
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-More than 20 slaughtered in and around the segregated town of Moyale. By Getahune Bekele When the Horn Times reporter Safia Hajji Liben Hajji Roba arrived in northern Kenyan town of Moyale on July 30, 2012, the stench of death was still hanging in the air.   Hysterical Muslim Borenas registerin...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jul 30th, 2012
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The Kenyan Red Cross says more than 30,000 refugees have entered the country from Ethiopia in the past few days to escape fighting in their own country, though the ethnic battles now seem to have been contained and the exodus has turned to a trickle. The Kenyan Red Cross says the fighting was trigger...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jul 29th, 2012
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Ethnic clashes in southern Ethiopia are reported to have left at least 18 people dead and 12 others injured. More than 20,000 people have crossed into Kenya to escape the fighting, the Kenyan Red Cross says. A spokesman told the BBC that people were continuing to cross the border although Ethiopian g...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jul 29th, 2012
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Dakar – Ethnic clashes in southern Ethiopia over land rights have left 18 people killed and caused thousands to flee across the nearby border to Kenya, the Kenyan Red Cross said on Saturday. Members of the Borana and Garri ethnic groups clashed around the town of Moyale, which is on Ethiopia...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jan 27th, 2012
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Isiolo -Tribal militias in northern Kenya clashed over grazing rights for a second day on Friday, killing at least 21 people and torching houses, residents said. Corpses lay strewn in scrubland outside three villages near the town of Moyale, the residents said, and the figting between armed groups ca...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 5th, 2012
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Nairobi – At six people, including three children, were killed in a tribal clash in northeast Kenya near the Ethiopian border, officials said on Wednesday. The region is regularly plagued by violence between nomadic groups who compete for scarce economic resources such as water and grazing land...