Tribal conflict along the Kenyan-Ethiopian Border


Aftermath of a tribal conflict at Moyale the Ethiopian Kenya border town

Somalilandsun- Inter-group conflicts in Africa, including the recurrent conflicts on the margins of the Ethiopian state along the Ethiopia-Kenya border are caused by a complex interplay of factors and involvement of actors. The conflicts should not be reduced to ethnicity and resource scarcity.
This was argued by Asebe Regassa Rebelo in a paper that looks at the interaction of three ethnic groups: Borana, Gabra, and Garri titled Competing Orders and Conflicts at the Margins of the State: Inter-group Conflicts along the Ethiopia-Kenya Border”