Kenyan police do raid, critics of elections

Kenyan police do raid, critics of elections

The Kenyan police and tax authorities have Wednesday, a raid was done at an office of a pro-democratic organization that critical questions had asked about the preparations of the disputed elections of last week.

This has the director of the African Centre for Open Governance (AfriCOG) said.

The raid follows allegations by the government to AfriCOG and other civil society organisation, the Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC), administrative, and tax violations.

The threat to the organizations to connect, who has a leading role in the monitoring of the elections, the United Nations and international rechtengroepen such as Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch condemned.


The incumbent president Uhuru Kenyatta won the election of August 8, with a difference of 1.4 million votes. International and domestic observers say that the election process largely free and fair, but opposition leader Raila Odinga, the results disputed.

The Kenyan television showed images of the invasion. Lawyer Maina Kiai asked why the tax authorities three trucks of the police had.

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