Kenya: Seventy Four Ethiopian Immigrants Arrested at Isiolo

Ethiopian refugees in Kenya

By Hussein Selase

Seventy four Ethiopian Immigrants were arrested on Monday in Isiolo county for illegally being in the country.

Isiolo OCPD Daniel Kamanza said 54 of the immigrants were arrested while hiding in a bush as they waited for food supplies from truck drivers who had dropped them off.

He added that the other 20 immigrants were taken to Isiolo level five hospital after they were found to be dehydrated. Kamanza said the Ethiopians were headed to South Africa.

 They will be arraigned in court on April 14.