Kenya Releases Separatist Group Leader

Mombasa Republican Council Chairman Omar Mwamnuadzi and his family have been released from a Mombasa prison after a lawmaker paid their bail with land deeds.

  • Kenya:   Sonko Secures Release of MRC Leader

    The Star, 12 November 2012

    MRC leader Omar Mwamnuadzi, his wife, daughter and son have been released from Shimo La Tewa prison in Mombasa today. The MRC chairman and his family were released after title… Read more »


  • Kenya:   MRC Leader and Family Released

    The Star, 12 November 2012

    MRC leader Omar Mwamwnwdzi wants the government to assure them of security . Speaking after he was released from Shimo la tewa prison Mwamwandzi said they are willing to dialogue… Read more »

Mombasa Republican Council (MRC) graffiti on Lamu Island, Kenya.

  • Kenya:   Separatist Group Heckles Lawmaker Over Deal

    The Star, 8 November 2012

    Mombasa Republican Council members yesterday heckled Makadara MP Mike Sonko. The group accused Sonko of being used by the state to arm-twist their leaders into abandoning the… Read more »

  • Kenya:   MRC Rescue Plan by Makadara Legislator Fails

    The Star, 7 November 2012

    Makadara MP Mike Sonko's application to reverse the MRC leaders' bond terms were yesterday rejected by the Shanzu Law Courts. Senior resident magistrate Timothy Ole Tanchu refused… Read more »

  • Kenya:   Sonko Land Title Deeds Verified

    The Star, 3 November 2012

    The title deed of three pieces of land put up by Makadara MP Mike Sonko to secure the release of three Mombasa Republican Council officials are genuine. A search at the Kwale lands… Read more »

  • Kenya:   Sonko Bails MRC Top Men Out of Prison

    The Star, 2 November 2012

    MOMBASA Republican Council officials are set to be released from prison today following a deal was brokered between them, a legislator and a human rights organisation. Read more »

  • Kenya:   Sonko to Bail Out Detained MRC Chiefs

    The Star, 31 October 2012

    Makadara MP Mike Sonko has offered to bailout detained Mombasa Republican Council leaders and members in cells. Sonko said he is willing to negotiate with the MRC lawyers if the… Read more »

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