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15 Jul 2019 | 10:15 AM UTC

Kenya: Politicians’ demonstration in Nairobi July 15

Kenya News Alert

Senators and governors to hold a demonstration in Nairobi on July 15 over revenue bill; localized traffic disruptions expected

TIMEFRAME expected from 7/15/2019, 12:00 AM until 7/15/2019, 11:59 PM (Africa/Nairobi). COUNTRY/REGION Nairobi

Event

Senators and governors are expected to stage a demonstration in Nairobi on Monday, July 15, over a controversial Division of Revenue bill, which will give counties reduced funds over previous years. Protesters are expected to march to the National Assembly, to demand explanations from MPs on why they voted to cut fund allocations.

A heightened security presence and localized traffic disruptions are expected in the area.  

Advice

Individuals in Nairobi are advised to avoid all demonstrations as a precaution, allow additional time to travel, and obey all instructions issued by the local authorities.

 

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