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Fake News Alert – Katiba Institute Statement on the Fictitious Post

Fake News Alert – Katiba Institute Statement on the Fictitious Post

                                                         Katiba Institute has been alerted to the…
Kibera evictions another case of elite trampling on poor’s rights

Kibera evictions another case of elite trampling on poor’s rights

“Homes of 30,000 people in Kibera demolished to make way for a road,” BBC World Service reported. On the day this was reported, one of us had given a presentation on human rights at a…
Lawyers seek to join suit against cybercrimes Act

Lawyers seek to join suit against cybercrimes Act

The Law Society of Kenya (LSK) wants to be allowed to join a suit challenging implementation of the Computer Misuse and Cybercrimes Act. The LSK says the law, which President Uhuru Kenyatta assented to on…
Katiba Institute wants Uhuru’s staffer convicted for not divulging public information

Katiba Institute wants Uhuru’s staffer convicted for not divulging public information

Katiba Institute wants DPP to prosecute Secretary to President’s Delivery Unit for refusing to divulge information on government adverts. The Institute had made a Freedom of Information request directed at Andrew Wakahiu on August 17, 2017. That…
Kenya Government fined Sh1.7 billion for Lapsset lapses

Kenya Government fined Sh1.7 billion for Lapsset lapses

The Government has been ordered to pay 5,000 fishermen Sh1.7 billion for failing to consider the environmental harm caused by the Lamu Port, South Sudan, Ethiopia Transport Corridor project in Lamu. In a verdict that…