Nasa cancels Tuesday anti-IEBC demos

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The National Super Alliance (Nasa) has called off demonstrations against the electoral commission scheduled for Tuesday to allow them visit victims of police brutality across the country.

In a statement, Nasa leader Raila Odinga’s spokesman Dennis Onyango said they will take the day off to condole with supporters who were injured by police during the Monday protests.

“This is a temporary step to enable the coalition to attend to the supporters who were brutalized and hurt and families that lost loved ones today (Monday) after police and State-protected goons descended on protesters and Nasa leaders,” the statement read.

Kisumu Governor Anyang’ Nyong’o will the victims in his region.

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But the nationwide demonstrations will resume on Wednesday.

The coalition has condemned police for using excessive force in quelling protesters.

In the Monday protest in Kisumu, a student was shot dead.

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