Tag: protests

2019 demonstrations that made governments bow down

When a people are tired of their governments in one way or the other, come together under one voice, then,  change becomes inevitable. Demonstrations almost always help strengthen and focus a movement and keep an issue in the public eye and they have also helped...

Human rights defenders condemn arrest of activist during #Africans4Sudan protest

The National Coalition of Human Rights Defenders – Kenya (NCHRD-K) has condemned the arrest of two Human Rights Defenders (HRDs) on Wednesday. The two, Davis Malombe and Julius Kamau, who were taking in a peaceful demonstration #IAmTheSudanRevolution in solidarity with the people of Sudan were...

AU suspends Sudan after deadly military crackdown

The African Union Peace and Security Council (AU PSC) has with immediate effect suspended the participation of  Sudan in all AU activities following the deadly crackdown on civilian protesters that has killed an estimated 108 people. The Sudanese ministry of Health, however, says not more...

Business resumes in Nyanza counties

A number of supermarkets, open air markets, hotels, bus terminals and small shops were generally open and boda boda operators are back in business

Court lifts ban on Nasa protests

Justice John Mativo said the suspension would be in effect until NASA chief executive officer Norman Magaya’s case is heard and determined

Nation arms its journalists for demos

This past week, security officers seeking to control Nasa street protests especially in the Raila Odinga stronghold of Kisumu have indicated they have no regard for journalists.