Kenya Govt Seeks Separatist Group Ban

In an ongoing crackdown of the separatist group, the Mombasa Republican Council, the government has appealed an earlier court ruling that legitimized the group it now terms as "criminal".

VIDEO: Kenya Govt Appeals Ruling Legalizing Separatist Group

The government has appealed a High Court ruling that legalized the Mombasa Republican Council. Internal Security Permanent Secretary Mutea Iringo ... see more »

  • Kenya:  Commissioner Seeks MRC Informers

    The Star, 18 October 2012

    Taita DC Njenga Miiri has appealed to residents to report people suspected to be connected to the Mombasa Republican Council. She said intelligence reports indicate that many youth ... read more »

Photo: Capital FM

Internal Security Permanent Secretary Mutea Iringo is at the forefront of the crack down of the Mombasa Republican Council (file photo).

  • Kenya:  Sheikh Dor Charged

    The Star, 18 October 2012

    Nominated MP Sheikh Mohammed Dor has been charged with incitement to violence at a Mombasa Court. He was however released on a Sh 2 million bond pending a hearing scheduled for ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Dor Released, to Appear in Court

    The Star, 18 October 2012

    Nominated MP Sheikh Mohammed Dor is to be charged in court today after spending hours in the hands of CID detectives in Nairobi and Mombasa. read more »

  • Kenya:  Muslim Leaders Fault Sheik's Arrest

    The Star, 17 October 2012

    Muslim leaders have condemned the manner in which Nominated MP Sheikh Dor was arrested. The leaders led by Mvita MP Najib Balala say that the arrest was discriminatory and they ... read more »


Photo: Capital FM

Nominated Member of Parliament Sheikh Mohammed Dor (file photo).

  • Kenya:  Lawmaker Dor Arrested, to Face Charges Over MRC

    Capital FM, 17 October 2012

    Nominated Member of Parliament Sheikh Mohammed Dor was expected to spend the night in police custody and appear in court on Thursday to face charges over his links with the Mombasa ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Kenyans Against MRC, Poll Says

    Capital FM, 30 September 2012

    A majority of Kenyans (83.2pc) do not support the Mombasa Republican Council (MRC), according to a new opinion poll released on Sunday. read more »

  • Kenya:  Attorney General Wants MRC Ban Reinstated

    Capital FM, 8 August 2012

    Attorney General Githu Muigai has appealed against a ruling that lifted the ban imposed by the government on the Mombasa Republican Council (MRC). read more »

  • Kenya:  Uproar Over the Unbanning of Secessionist Movement

    Institute for Security Studies, 30 July 2012

    A High Court ruling in Kenya lifting the ban on the proscribed Mombasa Republican Council (MRC) has raised alarm and anger on the part of the Kenyan government, but has delighted ... read more »