Kenya: More than 10 members of the Makonde community turned down from registering as voters

Published: 18/Jan/2017
Source: The Nation (Nairobi)

More than 10 members from the Makonde community in Kinondo shed tears after they were turned down from registering as voters in the ongoing countrywide voters registration. The community members carried their waiting cards to go and register at Makongeni primary school voter registration centre but they were turned away for lacking ID’s which is a requirement for registration as a voter.

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Themes: Voter Registration, Statelessness
Regions: Kenya
Year: 2017