The Star (Nairobi)

Kenya: Two Parliamentary Committees to Investigate Rising Insecurity in the Country

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Anti-riot police secure Nairobi's Eastleigh area, which has been hit by violent protests following the bombing of a minibus.

The Defense and the National security committees have been given the go ahead to investigate the rising cases of insecurity in the country. Deputy house speaker Farah Maalim has given them a week to report back to the house. The committees will tour Garissa, Tana River, Baragoi and Eastleigh.

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