Tag: ANTI-IEBC DEMOS

Anti-IEBC demos banned in Nairobi, Kisumu, Mombasa CBD – VIDEO

| October 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
Anti-IEBC demos banned in Nairobi, Kisumu, Mombasa CBD – VIDEO

The government has outlawed anti-IEBC demos in central business districts of Nairobi, Mombasa and Kisumu. Citing Public Order Act, Interior Acting CS Fred Matiangi on Thursday said the ban was aimed at protecting Kenyans and their property. RIGHTS Dr Matiang’i cited Section 56 of the Public Order Act in making the decision even as he […]

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Protestor shot, hurt as others mowed by car in Nairobi NASA demo

| October 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
Protestor shot, hurt as others mowed by car in Nairobi NASA demo

NAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 9 – At least four people sustained injuries a few minutes after the National Super Alliance anti-IEBC demonstration kicked off from Uhuru Park, Nairobi. According to witnesses account, trouble started after one person allegedly grabbed a phone from a motorist, who happened to be armed. One person alighted from the vehicle, which […]

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Nairobi businesses lost Sh120m in anti-IEBC demos, report says

| August 2, 2016 | 0 Comments
Nairobi businesses lost Sh120m in anti-IEBC demos, report says

Businesses in Nairobi’s city centre lost more than Sh120 million in potential revenue during demos against the electoral agency in May. According to a report commissioned by the Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA), the banking sector was hit hardest in the protests. More than 500 business were hurt by the protests, including boda boda operators, […]

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MAN WHO LOST LEG DURING ANTI-IEBC DEMOS WANTS ODM TO PAY BILL – PHOTOS

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
MAN WHO LOST LEG DURING ANTI-IEBC DEMOS WANTS ODM TO PAY BILL – PHOTOS

A protester whose leg was amputated after being shot during the demonstrations to push for the ouster of electoral commissioners has asked ODM to foot his medical bills. Richard Ooko, 20 years, was shot on his upper left thigh by police in Homa Bay town during the demonstrations in June. The leg was subsequently amputated at the […]

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