Kenyan lawmakers passed a motion yesterday urging the East African nation to withdraw from the Rome Statute that created the International Criminal Court , the Daily Nation reported , citing parliamentary proceedings.
A Kenyan minister, an assistant minister and four lawmakers face allegations of hate speech, the Daily Nation said, citing Mzalendo Kibunjia, chairman of the country’s National Cohesion and Integration Commission .
Grenades thrown by four attackers killed dozens of people boarding a bus in Nairobi, and police killed three suspects, the Daily Nation reported. At least 14 people were seriously injured, the newspaper said.
A Kenyan court ruling that prisoners can vote in an Aug. 4 referendum on a new constitution may delay the poll as registration has closed, the Daily Nation reported, citing senior members of the Interim Independent Electoral Commission.
At least nine people died in northwestern Kenya when a minibus they were traveling in was swept away by a flash flood, the Daily Nation reported, citing Turkana West District Commissioner Patrick Muriira.