[caption id="attachment_3499" align="alignnone" width="1280"] Police officer Zaddock Achuka Ayego accused of shooting to death boda boda rider Daniel Mburu at Makadara court on Thursday.[/caption] I rise to make a statement on the recent spate of arbitrary extrajudicial killings of innocent
Last year, police killed 107 Kenyans according to Missing Voices verified data, most of those killed were young men mostly in informal settlements. The numbers show that 69 per cent of those killed were mostly youth of between 18 to
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gJS-BYV7hVI&t=9s A piece dedicated to the 10 Kayole youths who lost their lives to police bullets in September 2019.
[caption id="attachment_3400" align="alignnone" width="860"] From left to right: Police informer Peter Ngugi, in the dock with police officers Leonard Mwangi, Sylvia Wanjiku, Stephen Cheburet and Fredrick Leliman.[/caption] A heartbreaking confession was read at the High Court revealing horrific details of
Data Source: Missing Voices
The Missing Voices methodology used set definitions and a standardized criterion, which are rigid to ensure consistency, validity and accuracy in the numbers being reported. The figures are not a true reflection of the extent of extrajudicial executions and enforced disappearances in Kenya. The figure could have been higher but there is no existing official database of police killings or enforced disappearances. These numbers are those which have met the evidentiary threshold set by the methodology.
[caption id="attachment_3499" align="alignnone" width="1280"] Police officer Zaddock Achuka Ayego accused of shooting to death boda boda rider Daniel Mburu at...