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News Kenya » Western: Amid claims of police brutality in Kenya, a watchdog fails to bite

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/investigates/special-report/kenya-police-watchdog/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

It also reflects a broader, global issue: Whether Western nations can encourage better accountability of police forces in countries where the West wants the military to combat threats such as terrorism. One of the main donors to police reform in Kenya is ...

News Kenya » Western: Inquest opens on death of baby in Kenya poll violence

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/inquest-opens-death-baby-kenya-poll-violence-53142232
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

An inquest started in Kenya's western town of Kisumu into the death of a six-month-old baby who was allegedly hit on the head by police during opposition protests last year against President Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election. The death of Samantha Pendo ...

News Kenya » Western: Rights group challenges Kenya's anti-gay laws in court

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/newswires/news/world/rights-group-challenges-kenya-anti-gay-laws-court-article-1.3835418
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenya's High Court on Thursday began hearing ... see that this case is being supported by the westerners," Kangata said. "It is a form of western colonization. They want to demean Africans. They want to demean us Kenyans."

News Kenya » Western: Kenya’s Political Turmoil Is a Tale of Fathers and Sons

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/20/world/africa/kenya-kenyatta-odinga.html?src=twr
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

And so, in 1964, when Kenya became a republic, Jomo Kenyatta became its president, and Jaramogi Odinga vice-president. Not long after, though, things fell apart. The elder Mr. Kenyatta became a pro-Western capitalist, entrenching the wealth of his family ...

News Kenya » Western: Western envoys urge Kenya opposition to recognize Kenyatta

News channel or source: http://www.startribune.com/western-envoys-urge-kenya-opposition-to-recognize-kenyatta/473721463/
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

NAIROBI, Kenya — Eleven western envoys, including those from the U.S. and Britain, Sunday urged Kenya's opposition leader to recognize President Uhuru Kenyatta as the country's legitimately elected leader. The diplomats said Odinga needs to accept ...

News Kenya » Western: Western envoys urge Kenya opposition to recognize Kenyatta

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/11/western-envoys-urge-kenya-opposition-to-recognize-kenyatta.html
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

NAIROBI, Kenya – Eleven western envoys, including those from the U.S. and Britain, are urging Kenya's opposition leader to recognize President Uhuru Kenyatta as the country's legitimately elected leader. In a statement issued Sunday the diplomats said ...

News Kenya » Western: Western envoys urge Kenya opposition to recognize Kenyatta

News channel or source: http://gazette.com/western-envoys-urge-kenya-opposition-to-recognize-kenyatta/article/feed/538283
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Eleven western envoys, including those from the United States and Britain, urged Kenya's opposition leader Sunday to recognize President Uhuru Kenyatta as the country's legitimately elected leader. The diplomats said Raila Odinga ...