Peace is a key ingredient in promoting socio-economic,
political, cultural and religious progress, prospects, growth and sustainable
development in the globally, regionally, nationally and at county level.
Recently, Governor Prof. John Lonyangapuo led celebrations to
mark years of peace between Pokot and Sebei communities living along the
During the event, reformed members of the two communities participated
in an athletic competition where winners from both communities were given
various motivational awards.
The historical forum took place at Kanyerus Peace Border School
which is one of the projects initiated under his administration in pursuit of
sustainable peace through Sports and Education.
Representing the Sebei Community on the Ugandan side were; RDC Bukwo
District Samuel Mpimbaza and LC5 Chelimo Julius among other government officials.
They applauded the commitment shown by both governments in eradicating cattle rustling
which was the major armed resource conflict retrogressing peace, security and
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