Would this money be part of the Sh6 billion set aside for the Internally Displaced Persons integrated into various communities at the time of the conflict in Kenya? If the answer is in the affirmative, the President’s action would not only be a violation of a High Court order, but it would also seem to be using the money as a bribe to voters ahead of the August 8 elections.
Testimonies indicate that victims are often targeted on the basis of their alleged opposition to the government, independent of their ethnicity.
Concerns have been raised about the ability of the Kenya police to deal with violence before, during and after the August 8, 2017 elections.
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