Kenya police shoot dead 2 protesters amid opposition demonstrations

KISUMU, Kenya Oct 13 (Reuters) – Kenyan police shot dead two people and wounded a third person on Friday when a crowd of opposition demonstrators attempted to storm a police station, a local official in Kenya’s southwestern Siaya county said. County Commissioner Josephine Onunga said a group of around 20 youths had attempted to take over Bondo police station and that officers had been forced to open fire to repel them. (writing by Katharine Houreld; editing by Gareth Jones)

Sharing is caring!

Next page

Mareeg senior news editor since 2001 and he can be reached at news@mareeg.com