Pain and death as police battle poll protesters

Anti-riot police engage Kibra slum youths in running battles on August 12, 2017 when chaos erupted between NASA supporters and police after IEBC declared Uhuru Kenyatta the winner of the General elections 2017. [Photo Stafford Ondego, Standard]


  • KNCHR says 24 people were shot dead by police in a night of terror following the announcement of the results as security forces battled supporters allied to NASA.
  • CS Matiang’i said no protesters had been killed or shot by police in Nairobi, Kisumu or elsewhere. Spot checks in Nairobi, however, revealed that the confrontation lasted the…

Source – Standard Media