Kenya’s Cabinet Secretary Matiang’i Condemns Police Brutality
This comes just a day after security officers were captured on camera assaulting Mlango Kubwa Member of the County Assembly Patricia Mutheu at City Hall. MCAs were at the premises to give Speaker Beatrice Elachi a court order suspending the appointment of Edwin Gichana as the new clerk.
Police brutality has reportedly been linked to at least 101 deaths in the first five months of the year. Most crime-related killings were reported in low-income areas such as ... Read more »
Police around the continent have reportedly been accused of violating civilians' rights in effecting lockdown and curfew rules aimed at curbing spread of the deadly coronavirus. ... Read more »
The country has been reportedly named a transit point for a variety of illicit drugs, including heroin and cocaine, with domestic drug consumption growing. Precursor chemicals used ... Read more »
The alleged killings in Nairobi's Mathare, Kasarani, and Majengo settlements are the latest in a longstanding pattern of excessive force and unlawful killings in Nairobi's ... Read more »
Nairobi and Mombasa are the regions with the highest number of complaints against the police, while Nakuru and Kakamega logged the least, according to data from the latest report ... Read more »
Heavy police presence at City Hall on July 28.