De-Listing of Kenya Human Rights Commission Suspended
Justice Chacha Mwita has issued the order following an application by the rights watchdog. NGO Coordination Board Executive Director Fazul Mahamed had issued a directive that KHRC's registration be cancelled.
Kenyans for Peace with Truth and Justice board member Haron Ndubi (left) joins Kenya Human Rights Commission executive director George Kegoro and board member Maina Kiai at the human rights group’s offices at Gitanga Road, Nairobi, to protest its de-registration by NGO Coordination Board.
Nation, 21 August 2017
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Nation, 17 August 2017
Two American elections observer groups have welcomed the decision by Acting Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i to suspend the clampdown on two civil society organisations. Read more »