Human Rights Updates

August 17, 2017

Attempts to shut down human rights groups unlawful and irresponsible

Responding to attempts by Kenya’s NGO regulator to shut down two human rights organizations – the Kenya National Human Rights Commission (KHRC) and the African Centre […]
August 12, 2017

Investigate police killings of pro-opposition protesters

The Kenyan authorities must investigate reports that police shot dead demonstrators protesting against the outcome of the presidential election last night, said Amnesty International today as […]
August 2, 2017

Murder of election official and threatening statements raise fears ahead of elections

Recent events in Kenya, including the chilling murder of a top electoral commission official, are creating a cloud of fear that must be properly addressed, warned […]
August 1, 2017

THE BRUTAL MURDER OF IEBC MANAGER MSANDO MUST BE INVESTIGATED

Amnesty International Kenya highly condemns the gruesome murder of Mr. Chris Msando, Head of Information Communication & Technology at Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC). The […]
July 13, 2017

The return to Somalia: home sweet home?

Patrick recently travelled to Somalia where he interviewed a number of people who had been returned from Kenya after living in Dadaab refugee camp. Names in […]

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