Armed men kill two miners in Mandera quarry attack

A quarry in Mandera. Two miners have Friday morning been killed by armed men in a quarry in Qalengelesa, Mandera South Sub County. PHOTO | MANASE OTSIALO | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Mr Chacha security agencies in Mandera South were aware of a possible attack on the miners and intervened on time.
  • He said police have rushed to the scene and promised to issue a comprehensive report later.
  • A local told the Nation by phone that two miners who were non-locals had their throats slit but the OCPD could not confirm it

Two miners have Friday morning been killed by armed men in a quarry in Qalengelesa, Mandera South Sub County.

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