In Minjila Malakote and Somalis engaged in war several people injured  
Occurred in Minjila, Kenya on February 17, 2015, at 5:00 PM
Reported by john2014 via SMS on February 19, 2015, at 9:35 AM in Garsen, Kenya
Also heard by 6 other(s)

This rumour is confirmed true and is of high priority – here's why:
Police made several arrests and several people were admitted

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Location Reported by Via Date
Garsen, Kenya john2014 SMS 19-Feb-2015 @ 9:35 AM
Idsowe, Kenya john2014 Voice / telephone 18-Feb-2015 @ 6:10 PM
Nduru, Kenya john2014 SMS 18-Feb-2015 @ 9:55 AM
Garsen, Kenya john2014 Walk-in / in person 17-Feb-2015 @ 7:05 PM
Garsen, Kenya john2014 SMS 17-Feb-2015 @ 7:00 PM
Garsen, Kenya john2014 SMS 17-Feb-2015 @ 6:05 PM
Garsen, Kenya john2014 SMS 17-Feb-2015 @ 5:55 PM
February 19, 2015 | 1:36 AM | john2014
MODERATOR One person confirmed dead-Garsen

February 18, 2015 | 10:53 AM | john2014
MODERATOR From Idsowe -tension is high in Minjila and its environs as Somalis have vowed to revenge, many of them seen armed with crude weapons and business slowdown manifested in Minjila

February 18, 2015 | 6:36 AM | john2014
MODERATOR From Nduru report is Meru community members in trouble Garsen

February 17, 2015 | 11:29 AM | john2014
MODERATOR Yes its a kind of spill over because the injured and arrested were all brought to Garsen

February 17, 2015 | 11:15 AM | CTuckwood
MODERATOR Is the Minjila violence related to the miraa issue in Garsen town?

February 17, 2015 | 11:11 AM | john2014
MODERATOR Shops are broken down in Garsen town belonging to Meru Miraa vendor, the shop has been looted and Garsen center is chaotic at the momment

February 17, 2015 | 11:08 AM | john2014
MODERATOR Several people Injured some already admitted

February 17, 2015 | 11:07 AM | john2014
MODERATOR Another report 3 people have been stubbed and are under police custody after fighting over Miraa