Kenyan Govt Outlaws National Resistance Movement
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i, has cited the Prevention of Organised Crimes Act 2010, and declared the opposition National Super Alliance's arm as an organised criminal group. This puts NRM in the same category as the outlawed Al-Shabaab, the Mombasa Republican Council, Mungiki and Gaza.
Capital FM, 30 January 2018
Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi on Tuesday gazetted the National Resistance Movement, an upshot of the Opposition NASA coalition as an organised criminal group. Read more »
Nation, 30 January 2018
National Resistance Movement, an arm of opposition Nasa has been declared an organised criminal group, after its officials sworn-in Raila Odinga as the peoples' president. Read more »
Nairobi News, 30 January 2018
The government on Tuesday moved with speed to outlaw the National Resistance Movement (NRM) just hours after opposition leader Raila Odinga was sworn in as the people's… Read more »
Opiyo Wandayi, a member of the Parliamentary wing of the National Resistance Movement, speaks during a press conference at their Okoa Kenya office, Nairobi (file photo).
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Police have sealed off Uhuru Park, the expected venue for the "swearing-in" of opposition leader Raila Odinga and his leadership team, but Nasa supporters remain defiant. Read more »