Monthly Archives: May 2014

Listen to PHR Kenya and ICJ Kenya talk about the SGBV case

Listen to PHR Kenya and ICJ Kenya talk about the SGBV case

Christine Alai and George Kegoro speak on the SGBV case at media briefing at the Intercontinental Hotel, Friday May 9, 2014. Moderated by Kwamchetsi Makhokha. Also discussed plight of Peter Greste in Egypt. 

Govt asked to acknowledge SGBV investigations failure

Govt asked to acknowledge SGBV investigations failure

Kenya security forces have been accused of failing to adequately investigate and document Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) cases during the 2007 post election violence (PEV)

(Blog post by Musa Haron)

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Kenyan Victims Sue Authorities Over Electoral Crimes

Kenyan Victims Sue Authorities Over Electoral Crimes

Last week, the High Court in Nairobi heard evidence from the first witness to testify in a civil case brought against various Kenyan state institutions in relation to the violence that hit the country six years ago.

Eight individuals – six women and two men – have accused the authorities of failing to protect civilians and of failing to prosecute the perpetrators of sexual attacks during the unrest. The complaint is against Kenya’s attorney-general, the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), the police force and its oversight mechanism, and the public health authorities….

J.J. Wangui writes on the SGBV case

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