Daily Archives : 23rd July 2010

Kenya: Civil servants barred from political campaigns

Kenya: Civil servants barred from political campaigns

The country’s interim independent electoral commission (IIEC) says using public servants to campaign for the proposed constitution ahead of referendum on 4th August 2010 is illegal. The commission has consequently asked the head of public service Francis Muthaura to immediately…

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Kenya and Burundi: Feelings of Insecurity

Kenya and Burundi: Feelings of Insecurity

Feelings of insecurity and the high level alert across East African states played out in the public in Kenya and Burundi this week. In Kenya a General Service Unit Para Military officer was wounded by suspected Al-Shabaab invaders on the…

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