Kenya's Coastal Men Bar Wives From Voter Registration


Kwale men are confiscating their wives' identity cards to stop them from registering to vote, according to Amina Soud, electoral commission southwest regional coordinator.
  • Kenya:  Kwale Men Seize Wives' ID Cards

    The Star, 12 December 2012

    IEBC officials in Kwale report that men in the region are re confiscating their wives ID cards to stop them from registering as voters. Speaking during a gala dinner at Fort Jesus ... read more »

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Voting in progress: Kwale men confiscate their wives national cards in a bid to stop them from registering as voters.

  • Kenya:  Mijikenda Kaya Elders Plan Voter Listing Walk

    The Star, 29 November 2012

    MIJIKENDA Kaya elders have planned a walk in Malindi to educate Kilifi county residents on the need to register as voters ahead of the general election on March 4. read more »

  • Kenya:  Kaya Elders Appeal to Minister Over IDs

    The Star, 21 November 2012

    MIJIKENDA Kaya elders have asked Immigration Minister Otieno Kajwang to fast track the issuance of national identity cards to coast residents to enable them register as voters. read more »

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