Kenyan Separatist Group Members Granted Bail

Members of the separatist group, the Mombasa Republican Council, have been granted bail as they await to answer charges of belonging to an illegal group, inciting violence and attacking a police officer.

VIDEO: Kenya's Separatist Group Members Granted Bail

38 Mombasa Republican Council members including the group's chairman Omar Mwamnwadzi and his wife were charged at the Mombasa law courts with being ... see more »

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    The Star, 21 October 2012

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  • Kenya:  MRC Members Attack Police Station

    The Star, 20 October 2012

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    Capital FM, 20 October 2012

    President Mwai Kibaki has once again warned the Mombasa Republican Council that his government will not tolerate calls for secession. read more »

  • Kenya:  Kibaki Sends Strong Warning to MRC

    The Star, 21 October 2012

    Police will deal firmly with individuals or groups issuing threats of secession.That was President Kibaki's stern warning during his Mashujaa day speech yesterday. Kibaki said the ... read more »

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Photo: Capital FM

Omar Mwamnuadzi (left), Spokesman Rashid Mraja (center) and Secretary General Randu Nzai Ruwa (right) at Shimo La Tewa prison (file photo).

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    The Star, 20 October 2012

    The Coast region has grabbed the headlines courtesy of the Mombasa Republican Council that has been propelled to fame by their agitation for secession of the area from the rest of ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Police Action Must Meet Standards (opinion)

    The Star, 20 October 2012

    Given that a picture is worth a thousand words, how would one describe that of the Mombasa Republican Council (MRC) chairman Omar Mwamnuadzi on the front page of the Tuesday ... read more »

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