protests

Rights and obligations of protesters

Before the protests agitating for the disbandment of the Issack Hassan-led Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission were suspended last week, they were in the headlines for weeks. The State responded with the display and deployment of heavy anti-riot gear and vehicles. Historically, protests have inspired positive social change and the advancement of human rights globally. 

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Communications Authority Usurps Role Of The Media Council

In January media houses, journalists and Kenyans woke up to news that the Communications Authority of Kenya had on New Year’s eve gazetted new regulations ‘Programming Code for Free-to-Air Radio and Television Services in Kenya’. According to the CA, the regulations, among other things, were meant to protect children from inappropriate programming, obligate broadcasters to 

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