Two girls killed by abandoned explosive in Wajir

Two girls killed by abandoned explosive in Wajir

By Suleiman Sabdow

A family in Diif Wajir south are mourning the death of two sisters after they were killed after a bomb they were playing with exploded. The two sisters Naima Abass Haji and Elmia Abass were herding their animals at the time of the incident.The bomb is suspected to have been left by Kenya Defence forces(KDF) soldiers who had their camp in the area. Later a group of KDf soldiers came and detonated another bomb that was found in the same area. Diif is a town located in the border between Kenya and Somalia and KDF forces have been operating in the area to fight Al-shabaab militants. The residents are now appealing to the government to come to their aid and help them clear the area from other explosive devices which may have been left there so as to prevent further loss of lives.

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