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Government ordered to protect election observers, journalists who will be monitoring polls


The Government has been told to secure the observers and journalists who will be will be monitoring the August 8 General Election. The National Coalition of Human Rights Defenders (NCHRD-K) decried harassment of the civil society and the fourth estate during the party primaries and ongoing campaigns, despite the groups playing a critical role. According to a report released by the NCHRD-K yesterday, 13 cases of intimidation of human rights defenders, monitors and journalists have been reported since April.

Read more at:  https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001248671/government-ordered-to-protect-election-observers-journalists-who-will-be-monitoring-polls


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