Uhuru approves Bill assuring freedom from torture - KDRTV

Victims of torture, cruel and inhuman treatment in the country, including the survivors of the 1984 Wagalla massacre and the post-election violence, finally have a reason to smile about after the anti-torture Bill became law as contemplated in the Bill ...

Kenya losing battle with corruption [program] - Global Journalist

Kenya has long been one of the richest and most developed countries in Africa. The capital Nairobi is a hub for businesses all over the continent, and its game parks and beaches are a magnet for tourists. But the country has a really big problem ...

President Accents Anti-Torture Law Eliminating Torture In Police Cell - NTA News

President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya on Thursday signed an anti-torture law seen by human rights activists as an important step towards eliminating torture in police cells. The law, which was passed by parliament on April 6, empowers the country's ...

Kenya: President signs new anti-torture law - Anadolu Agency

Kenya's president Thursday signed a new anti-torture law that guarantees Kenyans freedom from torture, cruelty, and punishment. According to a statement from the State House, the office of President Uhuru Kenyatta, “The new law outlines the principles ...

President Kenyatta assents to anti-torture law - Citizen TV (press release)

President Uhuru Kenyatta has signed into law the Prevention of Torture Bill that guarantees freedom from torture, cruelty and punishment. The legislation provides for reparations to victims of torture and cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment and also ...

Uhuru Kenyatta to gift workers with salary raise - ZIPO.CO.KE

Uhuru Kenyatta_United Aryan President Uhuru Kenyatta during a tour of the United Aryan (EPZ) Ltd facility at Babadogo, Nairobi, April 12, 2017. PHOTO: PSCU. President Uhuru Kenyatta says he will make the private sector increase workers salaries during ...

President Kenyatta assents to bills on reparations, judges retirement and refugees - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

By PSCU, NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 13 – President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday assented to a law that gives effect to provisions of the Constitution of Kenya that guarantee freedom from torture, cruelty and punishment. The new law outlines the principles of ...

Uhuru Kenyatta all smiles after endorsement in NASA zone - ZIPO.CO.KE

President Uhuru Kenyatta has received a shot in the arm in his reelection bid, after a section of the Bunyore community pledged their support for him in the upcoming General Election slated for August 8. A strong delegation from Luanda and Emuhaya ...

President Kenyatta promises increase in minimum wage on Labour Day - Daily Nation

The government will increase the minimum wage on Labour Day, which is just two and a half weeks away. This is President Uhuru Kenyatta's promise to the low income earners, saying the state intends to end the two year dry-spell of no increments ...